Depoe Bay Man Accused of Laser Pointing

LINCOLN COUNTY, Ore. — A Depoe Bay man is in jail, accused of shining a laser at a U.S. Coast Guard lifeboat and helicopters that were training off the Oregon Coast.

Deputies say they found Henry Cole, Jr. in a vehicle parked near the sea wall parking area in Depoe Bay.

He faces a number of charges, including disorderly conduct.

The Coast Guard investigative service is now looking over what happened and may file federal charges.

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