HOUSTON -- A man was arrested on Wednesday after he allegedly impersonated a Houston police officer and robbed a woman.

The incident took place on Monday at the Scottish Inns & Suites, located at 8109 W. Little York in north Houston.

The victim said Marcus D. Brown, 30, stated he was an HPD officer and threatened to arrest the victim. He was not wearing a police uniform and did not have a badge.

Brown made the woman buy him food,thenstole her cell phone and purse, according to court documents.

HPD said he may have solicited other women.

If you have any information regarding this case, please call the HPD Major Offenders Division at 713-308-3100.

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