By Natalie Pompilio
The Philadelphia Daily News
PHILADELPHIA — Illustrating the latest case of a growing problem, a 23-year-old Philadelphia man has been federally charged with interfering with an aircraft after he allegedly shone a laser pointer into the cockpit of a police helicopter flying over Hunting Park.
Brian Lawhon faces penalties that include a maximum sentence of 20 years' imprisonment and $250,000 fine.
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