wa–officer impersonation-traffic stop

Man accused of posing as officer, pulling gun on victim

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The owner of a Washington state security company has been accused of posing as a police officer and pointing a gun at a driver he tried to pull over on Interstate 5.The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2neUIkp) Michael James Landen Jr. is charged with assault and criminal impersonation.Court documents say Landen had his lights flashing when he pulled over a white sedan in Seattle and told the driver he was an officer before pulling a gun on him.