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UK: Man sentenced to 20 weeks, for aiming laser at police helicopter
19 Feb 2016 -- Categories: Aviation incidents | Fines & Jail
A Hull man was given a 20 week prison sentence on February 18 2016, for aiming a £9 (USD $13) laser pen at a Humberside Police helicopter on January 6 2016. Philip Houghton, 25, had previously pleaded guilty to the offense.
From BBC News