A man impersonating a Boone Police Department officer has apparently robbed one or more motorists at gun point, according to a broadcast issued Monday night by the Iowa State Patrol.
The suspect is described as a white male about 6 feet tall and 200 pounds, with blonde hair and a scruffy blonde beard.
The man is said to be dressed in the style of a police officer or security guard. He has pulled over at least one motorist and proceeded to steal the person’s cell phone and car keys at gun point, according to the state broadcast.
The suspect is reportedly driving a red 2000 Oldsmobile Alero with Iowa license plate SBK 344.
Boone Police Department Officer Ethan Bailey said he was not authorized to release any information about the matter at this time and recommended calling Boone Police Department Commander John Sloter Tuesday morning.
ThePerryNews.com will update this story as information becomes available.