'Fake Police car' seen in Gloucester
3:02pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013 in News
POLICE investigating a 'fake police car' being driven around the county are appealing for information after the vehicle was seen on a camera in Gloucester.
The blue BMW 3 series was seen near the city centre at around 9.30am on Sunday October 12 with red and blue lights flashing behind the vehicle's grille.
Police would like to speak to anyone in the area at the time and may have seen the car to contact them on 101 quoting incident number 238 of October 20.
The same vehicle was also seen on Sunday October 20 travelling along Gainsborough Road in Tewkesbury with flashing blue and red lights on the front and back. The eyewitness also believed that he heard a siren at the same time.
A 43 year-old man from Tewkesbury has been arrested on suspicion of impersonating a police officer and has been bailed to Cheltenham police station on November 12 pending further enquiries.