Teen arrested for pointing laser at police helicopter

A TEENAGER has been charged for allegedly shining a laser at a police helicopter just North of the Gold Coast.

The chopper was conducting routine patrols in Beenleigh at around 7pm last night when it noticed the laser coming from a Waterford home.

The helicopter crew reported the incident, with police immediately visiting the Foxdale Court residence to speak with the boy.


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He will be dealt with under the Youth Justice Act.