Friday, June 11, 2021

Detroit man faces charges after shining laser at state police helicopter

DETROIT (WWJ) -- A 34-year-old man is facing charges after allegedly shining a laser at a Michigan State Police helicopter.

The crew was able to trace the laser to an apartment in Detroit.

Police got a warrant for the residence and arrested the man for aiming a directed-energy device at an aircraft. They also recovered the laser.

The man was arrested and faces a five-year felony.

Police say luckily, none of the helicopter crew was hurt, and they are continuing to investigate the situation.


  1. Another Darwinian award winner.....tough job to find him eh?

  2. You have to be a special kind of stupid to do that from your own house...