NEW PORT RICHEY, Florida -- Roy Antigua, the man found with a massive collection of fake military and law enforcement uniforms, has been charged with multiple counts of impersonating an officer.
Investigators announced the charges Friday afternoon, along with new information in the case.
The Pasco County Sheriff's Office released video of Antigua walking through security at the courthouse. They say he wore a fake ID around his neck and was able to convince deputies he was there working for the CIA.
Detectives tell 10 News they now believe Antigua has been doing that type of thing for at least 20 years.
"He knows what he's doing. It's almost like an actor who's been doing this day in and day out," said Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco.
Investigators say Antigua has entered the courthouse several times, but never tried to access restricted areas or information. Detectives also say there's nothing to show he's harmed anyone with his vast collection of uniforms and police gear.
"The information that we have as of right now, he was not doing anything dangerous. However we are in the midst of the investigation. We don't know what else he did," Nocco said.
Detectives describe Antigua as remorseful, telling them he failed as a member of the Coast Guard and dressing up helps boost his self-esteem.
"It makes him feel more important. That he's part of the military or part of law enforcement. That's what he told me," said Det. Bruce Cohen, with the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.
Investigators also told 10 News Antigua has been acting strangely since he's been in jail. They say he's repeatedly asked detention deputies "when am I going to get my uniform?"
Though more than 100 tips on this case have come in since it went public on Monday, detectives still want more. They say it's possible victims, who Antigua may have fooled and taken advantage of, still haven't come forward.
"We don't know what the next step was. We don't know what his intentions were," Nocco said.
Anyone who may have had an encounter with Antigua is asked to call the Pasco County Sheriff's Office at 1-800-706-2488.