Man accused of flashing badge to avoid paying for hotel room

Charged with impersonating a public servant

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Christopher Johnsen

HOUSTON - A Houston area man wanted to get out of paying a hotel bill, so he flashed a fake police badge, authorities said.

Christopher Johnsen is charged with impersonating a public servant. According to police, Johnsen flashed a badge to a hotel employee at the Sun Suites Hotel on West Sam Houston Parkway. According to a hotel employee, Johnsen was trying to get out of paying his hotel bill.

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