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

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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.