TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) – Tampa Police said the department’s helicopter was shot at three times early Saturday morning.

Police said it happened just after 3 a.m. while it was out on routine patrol.

Police said no one was injured and the helicopter was not hit.

There were no injuries and the Police Helicopter was not hit by gunfire.


One man was arrested and faces charges, police said.

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