Man arrested for posing as fake Crime Branch officer in Nagaon

(Left) The biker

Biswajit Das

Nagaon, September 14: A man has been arrested for allegedly threatening people by posing as an Assam Police Crime Branch official in Nagaon.

The person has been identified as Prince Khan of Azad Nagar, Nagaon.

Khan has been accused of using Assam Police logo in his vehicle and claiming to be a Crime Branch official. The vehicle bears a logo of ‘Crime and Corruption Control Association’.

The incident came to light after he got into a verbal duel with a biker on Friday. The locals got whiff of his fraud act and handed him over to the police.

A case has been registered at the Nagaon Sadar Police Station.

Nagaon police has seized Prince’s vehicle and also recovered a ‘lathi’, used by the policemen, from his vehicle.