Jay man arrested for pointing laser

Bingham charged with felony for laser shot at a passing Santa Rosa County cruiser

A Jay man who shined a laser toward a Santa Rosa Sheriff's Office cruiser traveling down Highway 4 around 3:30 a.m. is now facing a felony charge when the green beam caused the deputy to be unable to see the roadway.

Glenn Austin Bingham, 43, 4400 Highway 4, was arrested Saturday, Oct. 12, after an officer driving on Highway 4 near Commerce Street observed a green light pointing in his car's direction from down Highway 4 that made him unable to see the roadway and swerve to avoid it, according to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office report.

The officer notified dispatch the location of the las...

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