Fake Police Officer Pulls Over A Real Police Officer

A man who was impersonating a police officer mistakenly pulls over an officer wearing a full uniform

Marcos Pacheco-Bustamante
Marcos Pacheco-Bustamante, Miami-Dade Police Department

On Friday, April 14th, 46-year-old Marcos Pacheco-Bustamante was impersonating a police officer when he pulled over a real police officer who was also wearing his uniform at the time.

Friday morning, Marcos was driving his dark green Ford Crown Victoria near I-95, in Miami, Florida, during rush hour. He spotted an SUV in front of his vehicle, he placed a blue siren on top of his vehicle. The driver of the car he was pulling over was Miami-Dade police officer Alton Martin, who was wearing his full uniform.

Both cars pulled over at the NorthWest 119th Street exit off the highway. Alton got out of his vehicle an approached Marcos' vehicle, he noticed that the person driving did not look like an officer and immediately arrested the suspect. The police officer discovered a realistic looking BB gun and a blue flashlight after the arrest

Marcos was asked as to why he was pulling people over, his reason was that he did not like people speeding or driving while texting and admitted to have pulled drivers over before.

Marcos Pacheco-Bustamante was arrested and charged with falsely impersonating a police officer, he was booked into Miami-Dade corrections and held on a $5,000 bond.



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