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Is It Really That Fun to Point Lasers at Helicopters?

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Police are searching for someone who pointed a laser at a KCAL 9 news helicopter late last night, reports KCBS. Authorities were able to track the pointer to an address, but no laser was found inside.

This is apparently a fun game for people of all ages -- earlier this month, a 22-year-old man was arrested for laser-ing a police helicopter. In February, a 34-year-old woman joined in the fun in Long Beach, and late last year a 19-year-old Cathedral City laser-pointing man was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison.