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Genoa man charged with impersonating police officer in St. Charles

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 12:49 p.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 6:41 a.m. CST
Skyler Charles Petrancosta

ST. CHARLES – A Genoa man faces a felony charge on the allegation he impersonated a police officer, records show.

Skyler Charles Petrancosta, 21, of the 500 block of Jackson Street, was charged Thursday with impersonating a police officer, a Class 4 felony, according to St. Charles Police Department records.

Kane County court records indicate he represented himself as a narcotics officers to four people.

Petrancosta was reportedly released on $1,500 bond, which was 10 percent of his bail. He is expected in court Oct. 10 for a status hearing.

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