SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A person who was allegedly shining a laser at a California Highway Patrol aircraft has been arrested – and it was all caught on camera.
On Sunday, CHP-Valley Division Air Operations released video of a recent laser strike incident.READ MORE: Woman Drowns At Shrinking Folsom Lake, Leaving Young Nephew Alone on Shore
Exactly where the incident took place was not disclosed, but CHP says Air-21 was helping officers with tracking a speeding DUI suspect at the time.READ MORE: Stockton Surveillance Video Appears To Show Woman Being Abducted
As seen in the video, Air-21 was struck by a laser several times.
The CHP aircraft continued to circle the area, quickly tracking the suspect down and directing officers to his location.
Later in the video, a patrol car could be seen pulling up – with the suspect putting his hands in the air.MORE NEWS: State Water Officials Preparing To Make Emergency Cutbacks To Growers And Ranchers
People suspected of shining a laser at an aircraft face federal charges.