Dagineaux Monroe Thomas accused of impersonating officer

Photo: Anne Arundel County Police Department

(WJLA) - An Anne Arundel County man is accused of impersonating a police officer.{ }

Officers responded Wednesday evening to the Shell station in the 3000 block of Solomons Island Road in Edgewater for a complaint of a man with a gun.{ }

The victim alleges Dagineaux Monroe Thomas, 43, approached him in the parking lot and said he was an undercover officer. Thomas allegedly lifted his coat and displayed what the victim believed was the handle of a handgun. The victim tells police Thomas asked for money and indicated that he was on a sting operation.{ }The victim did not give any money and walked away.{ }

Thomas, of Harwood,{ }was arrested and charged with impersonating{ }a police officer. No weapon was found.