A dude accused of posing as a police officer pulled over a van in Hicksville, N.Y. Guess what?? It was FULL of detectives!
25-year-old Valiery Portlock was driving in a black Nissan Sentra in Hicksville around 11 a.m. Friday.
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That’s when police say he turned on emergency lights and started blowing an air horn, telling the van to pull over.
That van was full of detectives from the Nassau County Police Department’s electronics squad.
As soon as the detectives told Portlock who they were… police say he tried to flee by speeding away into oncoming traffic.
Police say he eventually got on the Long Island Expressway where highway patrol was able to stop and arrest Portlock.
Portlock is facing the following criminal charges:
- Criminal impersonation
- Fleeing from police
- Reckless endangerment