Crime & Courts

Richmond Co. | Columbia Co. | Aiken Co. |

Man impersonates police officer

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012 2:52 PM
Last updated 8:27 PM
  • Follow Crime & courts

Richmond County investigators are looking into a report that a man impersonating a police officer took a bag of jewelry from an 84-year-old Augusta man.

According to an incident report, the Walker Street resident notified officers about 2 p.m. Monday that a man dressed like an officer had gone to his home and said he was searching for a shotgun used in a murder case.

The resident told deputies the man took a bag of gold jewelry from a counter in his home and drove away in a black Cadillac sedan.

tNo deputies had been dispatched to the house, police said.

loading...
Top headlines

Schools look to curb crime rise

While area schools are prepping for the upcoming year, administrators say they're keeping an eye on an area that could impact student achievement - crime.
Search Augusta jobs