Two accused of shining laser at Humberside Police helicopter
Two men have been summonsed to appear in court for allegedly shining a laser at the Humberside Police helicopter.
The force said the incident took place on 11 February when the aircraft was flying over the Carnaby area of East Yorkshire.
A police spokesman said two men, aged 31 and 46, would appear at Beverley Magistrates' Court on 20 May on a charge of endangering an aircraft.
Police said the offence carried a sentence of up to two years in prison.