CHPD asking public assistance in identifying impostor

Man allegedly used van with flashing lights to pose as police officer and assault a woman on Thursday afternoon along Route 38.

Van that was allegedly used in a Thursday afternoon incident along Route 38 in Cherry Hill where a white male in his 30s allegedly attempted to assault a woman while posing as a police officer. (Photo credit: Cherry Hill Police Department)

The Cherry Hill Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying an
individual involved in a police impersonation incident occurring in the Township of
Cherry Hill.

On August 16th, 2021 at approximately 1:04 p.m. a female reported being
pulled over on Route 38 in Cherry Hill, by a white Ford van with red and blue LED warning
lights in the grill and on the rear doors. She advised a white male, in his 30’s, with dark
red or brown hair and a mid-length beard, wearing a blue t-shirt with “POLICE” across
the front, approached the driver’s side window and reached into her vehicle grabbing for
her neck.

The victim pulled away in her vehicle and fled from the area.
The suspect vehicle was captured by video surveillance a short distance away and is
identified as a white Ford van, with markings on the rear quarter panel and an unknown
license plate.

If anyone knows the identity of the individual or has further information regarding this
incident please contact Det. Daniello at 856-432-8834 or:
rdaniello@cherryhillpolice.com. Tips can also be submitted anonymously by emailing

tips@cherryhillpolice.com or clicking on the following link-
https://local.nixle.com/tip/alert/7196358. Information can also be sent by texting TIP

CHERRYHILLPD followed by your message to 888777.