Cuyahoga Falls sting operation nabs 17-year-old Police Explorer using badge to buy alcohol
Joe McGee, newsnet5.com
12:44 PM, Apr 30, 2013
2:52 PM, Apr 30, 2013
CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio - Cuyahoga Falls police have arrested a member of its Police Explorers program.
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The Akron Beacon Journal report authorities were conducting an underage purchase of alcohol sting at several locations in the city. That's when police were told by a clerk at the Circle K on East Bath Road that a 17-year-old member of its Police Explorers program flashed his Explorers badge when the clerk asked for his ID when buying alcohol.
The 17-year-old has been charged with impersonating a police officer and underage purchase of alcohol,
according to the paper.