BLUEFIELD — A Tazewell County man has been arrested on charges of impersonating a police officer.

According to Tazewell County Sheriff Brian Hieatt, Dana Allen Pruett Jr. was charged with one count of impersonating a police officer. He is from the town of Bluefield Va.

Pruett was impersonating a police officer in the Bluefield, Va., area of Tazewell County.

“We’ve charged him with one count of impersonating a police officer,” Hieatt said.

“He was trying to assist in investigations. And we started looking into what his credentials were, he doesn’t have any law enforcement background,” Hieatt said.

If anyone had contact with Pruett while he was impersonating a police officer they are asked to contact the Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office at 276-988-0902.

Hieatt said Preutt is 25 years old and goes by D.J.

Trending Video

Recommended for you