Laser light shone twice at pilot as plane flew over Rocky

AN AIRCRAFT carrier flying over north Rockhampton reported a laser light was pointed directly at the pilot on two occasions on Tuesday.

An informant told the police the laser was pointed by someone in the Etna Creek area.

Police stressed that pointing a laser at an aircraft could be a criminal offence. If the person responsible was identified, police would take immediate action and prosecute.

Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



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