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Sumner County man pleads guilty to pretending to be FBI agent in order to get out of traffic ticket

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE OFFICE OF UNITED STATES ATTORNEY STEPHEN MCALLISTER

A Sumner County man pleaded guilty today to trying to get out of a traffic ticket by pretending to be an FBI agent, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said.

36-year-old Jarrod M. Andra of Milan, KS, pleaded guilty to one count of impersonating an agent.  In his plea, he admitted that on November 30th, 2018, he was stopped for speeding in Sumner County by a Sumner County Sheriff’s Deputy.  Andra claimed he was a special agent for the FBI and presented what appeared to be an FBI identification card with his photo.

Sentencing is set for July 31st. Both parties are expected to recommend a sentence of probation and a $1,000 fine.  McAllister commended the FBI, the Sumner County Sheriff’s Department and Assistant U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch for their work on the case.

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