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Wyalkatchem Police Charge Laser Light User

Around 2:35am on Tuesday 17 February 2016, a Royal Flying Doctor flight was approaching the Wyalkatchem Airfield from a south west direction when the aircraft was struck by a laser light on two occasions.

The pilot took evasive action and landed safely.

The incident was reported to police and an investigation was commenced by Wyalkatchem Police.

As a result of their inquiries a 52 year old Wyalkatchem will be summonsed to appear in court at a later date.

He is expected to be charged with one count of Cause Fear with Laser or Light to People in Conveyance.

Western Australia Police.