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Woman says she was pulled over, assaulted by man impersonating officer

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Currituck County, N.C. - Deputies in Currituck County are investigating after a woman told them she was physically assaulted by a fake cop.

She told deputies she was pulled over Thursday morning on Caratoke Highway in Barco by a man pretending to be a police officer. She said he was in a mid-sized, white vehicle and no make or model was given. She said the vehicle had a blue light on the dash.

Officials are still investigating these allegations. We'll post more information as it becomes available.