Raleigh man who landed helicopter at SAS now faces new charges

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Christian Desgroux is facing more charges.

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) -- The Raleigh man accused of impersonating a three-star general is now facing a new round of criminal charges.

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Christian Desgroux, 57, is now accused of making a false bomb threat and impersonating a police officer.

Arrest records show the incident happened late last month.

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Desgroux was previously convicted of chartering a helicopter and landing it on the campus of SAS in Cary -- in an attempt to impress a woman.

Desgroux, a native of Chile, spoke to ABC11 last month, saying he just wanted to clear his name.