Waynesboro man, 32, arrested for impersonating DEA agent

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- A man is in custody after investigators say he impersonated a federal officer.

A report says Marshall Huie Thompson, 32, was speeding in his pickup truck when deputies conducted a traffic stop. Thompson told deputies he was a Drug Enforcement Administration agent.

When asked to get out of his truck, deputies noticed a firearm and a U.S. Marshal; badge inside the vehicle.

During the investigation, it was determined Thompson has no connection to the DEA. He has been arrested and charged with impersonating a law enforcement officer.

Anyone who was stopped by Thompson is asked to contact the sheriff's office at (706) 821-1020.

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