POLICE have charged a Mandurah man after he allegedly shone a light into a police plane to obstruct the pilot from flying yesterday afternoon.
Police claim about 1.25pm on April 15, officers in the plane reported the man using a mirror to reflect the sun at the plane in an attempt to hinder the pilot.
Officers on the ground attended a house in Mandurah and spoke to the only person at the property.
The mirror was located and seized.
A 79-year-old man was charged with causing fear or alarm to the driver of conveyance or others.