No person shall falsely represent himself to be an officer or employee of the town, or without proper authority wear or display any uniform, insignia or credential which identifies any town officer or employee; nor shall any person without proper authority assume to act as an officer or employee of the town, whether to gain access to premises, obtain information, perpetrate a fraud, or for any other purpose; provided, that nothing in this section shall be construed to prevent a private citizen from making a lawful citizen's arrest for felony or breach of the peace committed in his presence.
('73 Code, § 16-15) Penalty, see § 130.99