RCMP investigate laser light directed at Search and Rescue aircraft during exercise in Fernwood Area of P.E.I.

Fernwood, Prince Edward Island – On July 15th, 2017, the East Prince RCMP received a report from the Canadian Coast Guard of a laser light being pointed at a Search and Rescue aircraft that was conducting exercises near Fernwood, PEI.

The laser light was green in colour and was being directed at the aircraft for about 15 to 20 minutes as it was conducting the exercise.

Any information regarding this crime can be reported to the East Prince RCMP at (902) 436-9300 or through Crime stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or contact us on the Crime Stoppers web site at www.peicrimestoppers.com. Your anonymity is guaranteed. We want your information, not your name. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for this crime.

Prince District RCMP

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