FOLSOM (CBS13) – Authorities arrested a woman accused of impersonating an officer while robbing a convenience store at gunpoint, the Folsom Police Department said on Sunday.
Tiffany Winter, 32, of Antelope, was arrested at around 2 p.m. and booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail.READ MORE: 'Prime Suspect' Paul Flores Arrested In 1996 Disappearance Of Kristin Smart; Still No Remains Found
Folsom police said Winter entered a store on Natoma Street with a badge on her belt and a gun in her waistband.
After leaving the store with multiple items, Winter was located a short while later walking with a man and a dog. Folsom police said Winter was arrested at gunpoint.READ MORE: Sacramento Hires Inspector General To Independently Review Police Use Of Force Cases
The firearm used in the robbery was found to be a BB gun, police said. A stun gun was also found on Winter.
The man Winter was with was released at the scene, police said.
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Natoma Street was closed for a brief period as a result of the investigation but has since reopened.