DEERFIELD BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - Authorities have arrested a Deerfield Beach man accused of impersonating a Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy.

Carlwell Wilson was taken into custody over the weekend after police got a call about a suspicious person near Southwest 24th Avenue and 10th Street.

Officers said he told a woman he was a BSO deputy.

The 58-year-old was charged with impersonating a BSO deputy and false imprisonment.

He remains in custody on $300,000 bond.

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