Marshals arrest cop impersonation suspect in KY

Jason Harrold is wanted for impersonating police officers in Harrison Township.

COVINGTON, Kentucky (WDTN) – The man wanted for impersonating a police officer is in custody.

The US Marshals’ SOFAST Task Force took Jason Harrold into custody at a Covington, Kentucky area hotel.

He is currently in a Kentucky jail awaiting extradition back to the Miami Valley.

Harrold was wanted for pretending to be a cop at least twice in our area. Deputies say he would approach someone acting like an officer then end up robbing the victim.

Charges against Harrold include impersonation of a police officer, kidnapping and aggravated robbery.

Police warned citizens during their search that Harrold was armed and dangerous. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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