Woman allegedly impersonates deputy

Woman allegedly impersonates deputy
Lewis County Sheriff's Department patrol car

PORT LEYDEN, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Port Leyden woman is accused of pretending to be a sheriff’s deputy while harassing another woman.

Lewis County sheriff’s deputies say 34-year-old Stacy Dixon was harassing the woman by text when she said she was a deputy from the sheriff’s office.

Dixon was charged with first-degree criminal impersonation.

She was arraigned in Lewis County Court and released on her own recognizance.

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