Man arrested for pointing laser light at DPS aircraft

By: Matt McGovern Email
By: Matt McGovern Email
DPS pilots were able to locate and direct units on the ground to a residence where state troopers arrested Jose Deleon, 24, and charged him with illumination of aircraft by intense light.

State troopers arrested a Hidalgo man after he pointed a laser light at a DPS aircraft which was assisting Border Patrol agents.

WESLACO, TX (KVEO) - State troopers arrested a Hidalgo man after he pointed a laser light at a DPS aircraft which was assisting Border Patrol agents.

On Wednesday, April 9th at around 11 p.m. a DPS airplane was assisting U.S. Border Patrol agents, west of Hidalgo, when the cockpit was illuminated with a laser light.

DPS pilots were able to locate and direct units on the ground to a residence where state troopers arrested Jose Deleon, 24, and charged him with illumination of aircraft by intense light.


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