POSTED: Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 2:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 2:09pm
Providence, Rhode Island's "Dancing Cop" returns to the street for the holidays.
(WJAR) You know its the holidays when the dancing cop returns to the streets of Providence, Rhode Island.
Retired police officer Tony Lepore was out today busting a move while moving along traffic.
Lepore has entertained the streets of Providence since 1984 and keeps the tradition alive today.
The 66-year-old was a full time police officer for 17 years and retired in 1989.
Because of his world renowned popularity he was re-sworn in as a part time officer and a full time performer in 1991.
Along with commercials, Lepore has appeared in the movie "Hecatomb" and in the TV pilot "Bread, Butter & Bullets."