By Snejana Farberov For Dailymail.com
Published: 14:58 BST, 11 September 2020 | Updated: 14:58 BST, 11 September 2020
A Florida man has been charged with impersonating a police officer after officials say he pulled over an off-duty Orlando cop for what he perceived to be erratic driving.
The incident took place back in March in Casselberry, but suspect Omar Forde was only arrested on Tuesday night on a recently-issued warrant charging him with falsely personating an officer, a felony.
Forde was booked into the county jail and later released after posting $2,000 bond.
Florida security guard Omar Force, 40, has been charged with impersonating a police officer after stopping a real Orlando cop in late March
Forde was dressed in his work uniform, including a tactical-style vest emblazoned with the words 'Criminal Task Force,' a silver badge and a utility belt with a gun and a Taser
According to a probable cause affidavit obtained by DailyMail.com, the incident began unfolding at around midnight on March 29, when a Casselberry police officer was called to the area of Red Bug Lake Road and State Road 436 by off-duty Orlando police officer Zachary Price.
Price said that he was traveling on Red