State Troopers arrest man impersonating as officer

    Wasilla, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska State Troopers received reports Friday of a pickup truck with a police siren and lights that was attempting to pull over motorists in the area of Pittman Road and Peninsula Drive in Wasilla.

    Troopers received several different calls from numerous complainants reporting the same description of a black Ford pickup truck with stickers on the back window.

    After Troopers received a photo of the impersonator's truck, the vehicle was located.

    Investigation revealed the driver, 19 -year-old Eliazar Rubio of Wasilla was operating the vehicle.

    Eliazar was subsequently taken into custody and charged with one count of Impersonating a Public Servant in the First Degree and one count of Violation of Conditions of Release.

    Eliazar was transported to Mat-Su Pretrial in Palmer and held with no bail. 

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