Police say Geneseo woman lied about police impersonator

Posted on: 3:14 pm, May 28, 2013, by

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A Geneseo woman was arrested after police said she told them she was pulled over by a man impersonating a police officer.

Brittney Butcher, 19, of Geneseo was arrested Friday afternoon, May 24, 2013.

Police said Butcher reported being pulled over May 16, 2013 by a man she says was impersonating a police officer.

Geneseo Police and Illinois State Police investigated the report.

Police now say Butcher’s report was false.  The case involving her allegations was closed, and Butcher was charged with disorderly conduct for making a false report to a police authority.