11-Year-Old Accused of Pointing Laser at Plane
OMAHA -An 11-year-old boy is in trouble after authorities say he aimed a laser pointed at a plane.
An air traffic controlled called Omaha Police sometime before 1:00 am Thursday morning after someone pointed the beam of light.
The controller at Eppley told authorities the laser appeared South of the Millard area.
Officers responded to the area but didn't find anyone.
A neighbor in the area called police after a group of boys knocked on his door near 153rd and Drexel and ran off.
He noticed one of the boys had a laser pointer with him.
Police found an 11-year-old boy nearby with a laser pointer.
They have since released him to his mother.