A Lubbock man has been indicted on a set of federal charges after being accused of aiming a laser pointer at a Texas DPS helicopter.

Forty-two-year-old Sherryol Elton Clack was arrested on November 1, 2018, after police were called to the 3500 block of 42nd Street. KAMC News reports the pilot in the DPS helicopter reported seeing a green laser pointer shining at them from the ground.

If Clack is convicted of the charges against him, he could face up to five years in federal prison.

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