Teen accused of pointing laser at chopper


A teenager has been found hiding in the backyard of a Sydney home after allegedly shining a laser at a helicopter.

Police allege the PolAir helicopter was patrolling over Penrith when it was targeted by a laser late on Friday night.

The 17-year-old boy was found in a backyard a short time later, and a laser was seized.

The teen, who was arrested and interviewed at Penrith Police Station before being released, will be dealt with under the Young Offenders Act.


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