Suspects Sought for Impersonating Police Officers in East Orange

A reported police impersonation incident that occurred in East Orange has police looking for several males responsible.

Police responded to an address on Washington Street where they located the victim who reported to them that three males approached armed with weapons and claimed to be police officers.

According to reports, three Hispanic males exited a black Dodge Charger with lights and sirens and identified themselves as police officers to the victim.

There were no immediate reports that the men committed an armed robbery, but they were armed with handguns, and a shotgun reports said.

The incident remains under investigation.

East Orange Police could not be reached for an official statement.

Washington Street, East Orange, NJ