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Teenager from Strood arrested on Rochester High Street after reports a laser was shone at police helicopter

22 December 2013
by Alan McGuinness

A teenager has been arrested after reports a laser was shone at a police helicopter.

A 17-year-old was detained on suspicion of endangering the safety of an aircraft in Rochester High Street at 11.30pm on Saturday.

The helicopter was helping with enquiries into reports of a burglary in Wainscott.

Police make arrest. Picture Kent Police

Kent Police officers make an arrest

The boy, who is from Strood, has been bailed until January 17.

Another 17-year-old boy from Strood was given a youth caution for possession of drugs.

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