DALLAS -- A Dallas man is facing serious charges after investigators say he pointed a laser at one ofthe Dallas Police Department'sair one helicopters.

It happened around 4:30a.m. Mondaynear Hillburn Drive and Lake June. Police were searching for burglary suspects in a wooded area.

Officers called in a DPD helicopter for help.

While the chopper was searching, they say a man pointed a laser at the helicopter from his backyard. Police say the man could face feliony charges.

Last week, a Detroit-area man was sentenced to a year in prison for aiming a laser at a helicopter.

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