JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies arrested the man they say impersonated an Interpol officer. Investigators released video of 50-year-old Michael Nelson pulling over a driver and her passenger.

Michael Nelson (credit: Jefferson County)

Investigators say Nelson flashed a fake badge and pulled over the woman on Tuesday.

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Nelson motioned for the driver to pull over and then approached her vehicle, asking to see her license and registration. She refused and asked to see his badge.

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Jefferson County police impersonator

(credit: Jefferson County)

When he walked away to call for backup, the woman drove away.

Nelson faces charges of impersonating a peace officer and false imprisonment.

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The sheriff’s office thanked the public for all of their tips.