BRANDON, Fla. (970 WFLA)Tampa Police say a 29 year old Brandon man was arrested for shooting a green laser into the cockpit of a Tampa Police helicopter.  

Once the pilots guided patrol cars on the ground to Bradley Steffes in his truck in a parking lot at 50th and Adamo Drive early Thursday morning, police say officers found not only the laser pen, but a glass marijuana pipe. Steffes was charged with misusing the laser and for narcotics possession, TPD said.

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