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Man arrested for impersonating a peace officer

(Source: Carbondale Police Department) (Source: Carbondale Police Department)

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - A Carbondale man was taken to jail after he was accused of impersonating a peace officer.

According to Carbondale Police, officers were called to the 500 block of South Wall Street on Sunday for a report of a disturbance.

During their investigation, police said they learned 21-year-old Darron Brown entered an apartment wearing camouflage clothing and carrying what looked like a black hand gun.

Police said Brown told the victim he was a military police officer on official business.

After interviewing Brown, they learned he was not affiliated with any military or law enforcement agency.

Brown faces charges of impersonating a police officer and disorderly conduct.

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