20-year-old points laser at Sheriff's helicopter; gets arrested

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Posted: Saturday, April 5, 2014 11:51 pm

SARASOTA, Fla. – Around 11:45 on Friday night deputies responded to Siesta Key Beach, where they say hundreds of young adults had gathered, causing a few fights.

A helicopter was called in to assist the situation by using its night vision equipment when someone began to shine a laser pointer at the Sheriff's Office helicopter.

Deputies say 20-year-old Castaneda Aroldo began shining the green laser light right into the helicopter's cockpit.  Aroldo was arrested and charged with a felony for misuse of laser lighting devices.

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1 comment:

  • Quazi posted at 9:40 am on Mon, Apr 7, 2014.

    Quazi Posts: 4

    What about the fight? Was there a fight? Was anyone arrested?



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