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Burlington man arrested for impersonating police on eBay

BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A Burlington man was arrested Monday afternoon by Boone County Police for impersonating a peace officer on eBay.

William Cassidy, 46, had a motorcycle listing on the auction site that was listed as being part of a police seizure. Investigators then recorded a conversation with the man where he claimed to be a member of the ICE As a result of this investigation, an arrest warrant was obtained for the impersonation of a peace officer.

Earlier this year, Cassidy was arrested for Forgery after co-signing a check belonging to another.

Impersonating a peace officer is a Class D felony.

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