Man accused of impersonating Mount Vernon police officerPosted: Updated:
A Connecticut man is accused of impersonating a Mount Vernon police officer.
State police arrested Robert McLean Jr. in Southeast Monday night. Officers say the 54-year old man showed them a Mount Vernon Housing Police shield and a fake police ID card during a traffic stop.
McLean is charged with possession of a forged instrument.
He is in the Putnam County Jail with a court appearance scheduled for April 19.