Police investigating officer imposter

(AP) ? Police are investigating a man who pretends to be an officer at local convenience stores.Investigators say Benson Mamedov wears a police shield around

BROOKLYN - (AP) ? Police are investigating a man who pretends to be an officer at local convenience stores.

Investigators say Benson Mamedov wears a police shield around his neck and a New York Police Department jacket.

Police say Mamedov enters local businesses, takes things off shelves and returns them as his own purchases.

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