Man Guilty of Shining Laser at Police Helicopter

AOPA Pilot: GA Serves America: Helicopter Police Patrol, B-24 Liberator, GA in Haiti (March 2010) (The Voice of General Aviation, Volume 53, Number 3)
Jan 12, 2011 — A 52-year-old Massachusetts man was sentenced on Monday (1/10) to three years in prison for shining a laser at a State Police helicopter that was escorting a tanker ship through Boston Harbor. The guilty man, Gerard Sasso, is the second in the nation to be convicted for lasering an aircraft.

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