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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We intend to use every resource
available to track down the coward who is responsible for this sick
and twisted act. How could someone walk out in the middle of the
night and take a gun and fire at a helicopter that's out there
trying to protect the public? It's a miracle they're
Source: Bernalillo County, NM, Sheriff Darren
White, who told reporters at a Tuesday news conference that the
department's Hughes 369 didn't crash because of mechanical or
piloting problems -- but because it was shot down. The FBI has now
been called in to investigate Saturday night's incident.