Canadian police officers were just trying to do their job on Sunday–responding to a weapons call–when they were thwarted by a couple of teenagers messing around with a pellet gun with a laser scope mounted on it.

The helicopter team was assisting officers on the ground when the pilot and tactical flight officer were struck by an unrelated bright light strikes. Of course, they soon found the source–you can watch what happens next:

The laser-wielding youth was arrested by the Canine Unit while trying to hide beneath trees. He was charged with “Mischief Endangering Life”, among other things.