Man Cited in Laser Incident on Plane

State troopers tracked flashes of light to Richardson driveway

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    Laser incidents have been on the rise in North Texas, but few people are ever caught.

    Richardson police on Friday cited an 18-year-old man who alleged pointed a laser at a plane.

    State troopers used a plane to track the flashes of light to a driveway in Richardson.

    Pilots Report More Laser Attacks in North Texas

    [DFW] Pilots Report More Laser Attacks in North Texas
    Pilots are reporting more laser attacks in the skies above above North Texas.

    Laser incidents have been on the rise in North Texas, but few people are ever caught. The 18-year-old would be the second person in North Texas to be accused of flashing a laser at a plane.

    In June, Sammy Ladymon, of Garland, was arrested and charged with interfering with an aircraft.

    Pilot Closed Eye During Laser Incident to Protect Eyesight

    [DFW] Pilot Closed Eye During Laser Incident to Protect Eyesight
    A CareFlite helicopter pilot who was targeted by a laser says he was worried he would be blinded.