by: Nicole Fierro (KDVR) and Nexstar Media Wire
Posted: Sep 16, 2020 / 05: 50 AM CDT / Updated: Sep 15, 2020 / 07: 03 PM CDT
AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) — A look to a crime hopes to warn her community just a few queer interplay she had with an Aurora, Colorado, police officer. She says the officer taking down her recordsdata later used her number to hit on her.
“I was vexed,” Rachel Jones said.
Jones belief witnessing any person throw a rock at her neighbor’s windshield was startling ample, nonetheless what came about when she tried to be a appropriate Samaritan and encourage in a police file has her even extra eager.
“It extra or less sucks that my belief now will be, don’t give the police officers your precise phone number, which doesn’t truly feel appropriate, nonetheless I truly feel like there’s an erosion of belief,” Jones said.
Jones told KDVR that two officers came to shield shut her eyewitness memoir and took down her deepest recordsdata with it. She said the overall consult with looked very traditional.
Now not as much as 24 hours later, she got a text message from any person asserting they’re the officer with whom she spoke.
“He identified himself as an officer, the stunning one with the beard, and said I looked chilly and enchanting,” Jones said.
The text goes on to instruct he’s questioning if she’s single. He moreover apologizes if the text seems rotten within the the same message.
“I didn’t answer. I successfully blocked the number and I turned around and reported this as soon as I could maybe because I was moderately livid that this invasion of my privacy was going down by an officer of the law,” Jones said, adding, “It’s extra or less like, ‘Who attain you flip to?’”
A police spokesperson confirms they’re investigating the allegation to behold if it was indeed one of their officers who sent the message and if any insurance policies were violated.
“I’m not plentiful optimistic. I feel my level in bringing attention to here is in notify that other participants know that this might maybe well happen,” Jones said. “I’m maybe not the first person and I maybe obtained’t be the closing.”