Man arrested for impersonating a cop

Pablo Juarez // Brownsville PD

A man is behind bars after allegedly impersonating a police officer.

Police arrested Pablo Juarez on the 1300 block of Lilac after a report was filed to Brownsville PD.

Juarez flashed his headlights and told the victims to stop their vehicle on the 300 block of N. Iowa Avenue around 1 a.m. Sunday, September 8th, according to Brownsville Police.

The victims pulled over and said the 43-year-old told them to step out of the vehicle and then patted them down.

Juarez took their wallets and stole their money.

Police arrested Juarez for theft and impersonating a public servant.

A bond of $50,000 was set for Juarez.