MERRIMACK, N.H. (CBS) – New Hampshire State Police arrested a teenager for impersonating a police officer after he allegedly left an ice cream stand wearing a police jacket with a gun on his hip.
Police said that Wednesday at about 11:30 a.m. 19-year-old Chance LaCasse was seen leaving the King Kone ice cream stand in Merrimack in a blue Ford Explorer.READ MORE: More Than 480,000 Lose Power As Nor'easter Hits Massachusetts
Witnesses said he was dressed as a police officer, wearing a police jacket with New Hampshire State Police patches on the sleeves.READ MORE: 'This Is A Long-Haul Event': Duxbury Could Remain Without Power For Days Following Nor'easter
In addition, LaCasse allegedly had a handgun visible on his hip.
The Merrimack Police Department identified LaCasse as a resident of their town.
He was found a short time later in the area of Bedford Road.MORE NEWS: Exploding Transformers, House Fires, Downed Trees And Wires Stretch Brockton Firefighters Thin During Nor'easter
State police said LaCasse was arrested and charged with impersonating a police officer.