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A security guard who apparently wanted to play police officer pulls over the wrong person, according to police in Dalton, Ga.: A police detective in an undercover car.
/ Source: The Chattanooga Times Free Press

A security guard who apparently wanted to play police officer pulled over the wrong person Tuesday, according to Dalton, Ga., police.

James Dale Smith, 58, an employee of J.J.K. Security in Chattanooga, Tenn., turned on his strobe light and tried to stop a car on Shugart Road shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, police spokesman Bruce Frazier said in a news release.

What Smith didn’t know was the car was an undercover vehicle and the driver a Dalton Police Department detective.

See the full story at The Chattanooga Times Free Press.