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Police warn of possible cop impersonator

POCAHONTAS, AR (KAIT) – Randolph County authorities are warning residents of a possible cop impersonator after a Wednesday night incident.

The Randolph County Sheriff's Department tells Region 8 news that a resident reported being pulled over by an unmarked white car with a bar light on top. The incident happened in the northern side of Pocahontas

The Sheriff's office says they're not able to determine if it was one of their officers or if it was an officer with Pocahontas Police.  There was no incident with the stop.

The Sheriff's department says there are some things you can do if you are pulled over by an unmarked car and feel uncomfortable. They recommend that you pull in to a well-lit area, like a parking lot, and call dispatch.

Anyone that sees something that looks unordinary is urged to call dispatch at (870) 892-3295 or (870) 892-8888.

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