MEDIA RELATIONS UNIT
October 14, 2010
MOTOWN CELEBRITY IMPERSONATOR ARRESTED
On October 11, 2010, Alan Young was arrested at the Hide Out Bar in San Francisco.
The San Francisco Police Department had asked for the public’s assistance in catching Young who was impersonating various Motown celebrities. (Press Release 10-101) An employee at the bar recognized Young as the person identified in the press release and called the police. When the police arrived, the witness showed the responding officers the news article as well as a photograph of the suspect. Young was placed under arrest by Officers To and Milligan from Central Police Station on several warrants for crimes committed while impersonating Motown celebrities.
Anyone that may have been victimized by Young in San Francisco, should contact Inspector Yee of the San Francisco Police Department Financial Crimes Unit at 553-1521.
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229
Last updated: 10/27/2010 1:36:16 PM