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Pilot: 'Laser Was Pointed Into Cockpit'

Last updated on Thursday, May 27, 2010

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - Police are investigating a Federal Express pilot’s claim that a laser was pointed into his cockpit this morning as he prepared to land at Indianapolis international airport.

Captain Todd Gibbons tells police he was three miles from his final approach about 1:00AM when he was distracted by a green light pointed at the plane from somewhere in Decatur Township.

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