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Hovering Helicopter Catches Attention Of Stamford Police

A small helicopter - similar to the one pictured - spotted over downtown Stamford on Tuesday was practicing hovering, police said.
A small helicopter - similar to the one pictured - spotted over downtown Stamford on Tuesday was practicing hovering, police said. Photo Credit: Wikipedia

STAMFORD, Conn., -- A helicopter hovering low over Bedford Street caught a Stamford Police officer's attention Tuesday afternoon, and police made some hurried phone calls to find out more.

The small orange-colored helicopter was hovering over Bedford Street, police said. After some digging, police learned that the helicopter was part of a training exercise to practice hovering, Sgt. Simon Blanc said.

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