Franklin County man charged with impersonating Durham police officer

Durham County News

WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) – A Franklin County man was arrested Thursday after he lied to police and said he was a Durham police officer, warrants show.

Charles Dewayne Burroughs, 44, was arrested on Capital Boulevard after he told a Wake Forest police officer he was a member of the Durham Police Department.

Burroughs presented the officer with a Durham police badge and told the officer he was a member of the Durham Police Department.

Burroughs was charged with impersonating law enforcement and received a $1,000 bond.

He is scheduled to appear before a Wake County judge on July 2.

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