LI man accused of impersonating soldier to upgrade plane ticket

FREEPORT - ? Officials say a Freeport man is accused of dressing like a soldier to upgrade his plane ticket.

Rock Diaz reportedly flew first class from the Dominican Republic to JFK on a coach ticket Friday.

Diaz was wearing fatigues, dog tags and a military cap.

A flight attendant apparently offered Diaz a spot in first class, thinking he was soldier.

Customers agents say Diaz did not have a military ID and could not answer questions about his rank.

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