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US: Man admits knowing laser would blind Phoenix police pilots
12 Mar 2012 -- Categories: Aviation incidents | Arrests
A Phoenix man who aimed a laser at a police helicopter on March 10 2012 said he knew that the laser would blind the pilots. The helicopter crew was able to direct ground officers to the man’s location. Mario Michel, 25, was arrested on two felony counts of endangerment and a city of Phoenix misdemeanor warrant.
From MyFoxPhoenix, ABC15.com and AZfamily.com