January 3, 2014

Clovis Man Pleads Guilty in Federal Court to Aiming Laser Pointer at Aircraft

A Clovis man recently pleaded guilty to aiming a laser pointer at a Fresno County Sheriff’s helicopter. Charles Conrad Mahaffey, 23, was indicted under a new federal statute signed into law last year by President Obama that makes it a federal crime to purposefully aim a laser pointer beam at an aircraft. Court documents indicated […]