Report: Man admits aiming laser pointer at Dallas Police chopper
from WFAA-TV via KENS-TV
A Dallas man is facing serious charges after investigators say he pointed a laser at one of the Dallas Police Department's Air One helicopters. It happened about 3:50 a.m. Monday near Hillburn Drive and Lake June Road in Southeast Dallas. Police were searching for burglary suspects in a wooded area and called in the aircraft for help. While the chopper was searching, police said a man pointed a green laser at it from his backyard. Kenneth Santodomingo, 22, was later arrested and taken to the Lew Sterrett Justice Center. According to the incident report, the laser impaired the pilot and affected his ability to control the helicopter.
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