Philip Putter, of Hawthorne, arrested for allegedly aiming a laser beam at police helicopter
The Hawthorne man accused of aiming a laser beam at a police chopper during a fireworks celebration turned himself in to federal authorities Thursday.
Philip Putter, 40, allegedly hit the helicopter with a green laser beam twice during the Fourth of July celebration at Kensico Dam in Valhalla.
Westchester County Police Aviation Commander Sgt. Vincent Antonecchio says this type of laser...