Latest News

Teen In Affluent Community Arrested In Police Chopper Blinded By Laser Incident

The dazzling flash of a laser light blinds a police chopper pilot. The pilot reported, "We're getting lasered again. Stand by."

The quick-thinking pilot flew directly over the source of the flashes, where the night vision cameras captured a row of million dollar homes in a gated community near Orlando. And there he was by the pool. Talk about getting caught with his pants down.

Pilot: "Looks like he was wearing swim trunks."

He took off as the chopper flew low over his home, but there was no place to hide.

Pilot: "Ok. He's lasering us and then running back and forth."

So, who's the knucklehead? Deputies on the ground arrested 19-year-old Trevor Ragno. His father is a respected doctor.

Trevor is a frat boy at Florida State University, and cops say he was showing off at a pool party when he pointed the laser at the chopper.

He drives a fancy Lotus sports car and loves pranks. He posted a video of him frightening a woman with a car horn.

This latest  stunt with a laser could cost him up to five years behind bars, if he is convicted.

Share Share on Facebook Tweet Share on Twitter
Receive Breaking News

By signing up, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your e-mail was submitted successfully.
Sorry, your email address was not processed. Please try again.
Around the Web