A Maryland man posing as a police officer accidentally turned his lights and sirens on behind a real police officer, officials say.
John Vincent Angelini, 51, was arrested Wednesday after Montgomery County police say he trailed an off-duty detective driving on the Intercounty Connector (ICC) in an unmarked car.
As News4’s Mark Segraves was first to report, the detective was headed eastbound on the ICC near Georgia Avenue about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday when he saw a car alongside him. It was a Ford Crown Victoria that looked like an unmarked police car, police said. The driver of the Crown Victoria then slowed down so that he was behind the detective’s car and turned on his siren, police said. Read more