BOSTON, MA (WBZ NewsRadio) — A person who apparently flashed a laser pointer at New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the AFC Championship Game has been identified and taken into custody,received a lifetime ban from Arrowhead Stadium and will likely face some charges according to ESPN .
This all happened during late portion of the the Patriots vs. Kansas City Chiefs game two weeks ago, which the chiefs lost 37-31 in overtime when a green laser pointed appeared on Brady's helmet and a Kansas City Chiefs player.
According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the individual name was not released was caught through video and eyewitnesses.
"There's a lot of pride in Kansas City, and we and our fans thought, 'You don't do that here,'" one Chiefs official told ESPN.
Kansas City Police had originally planned on arresting them for disorderly conduct, but the Chiefs argued for a more severe count as l aser pointers are prohibited at sporting events and can damage the eye even if pointed briefly.
Local television stations in Kansas City, Mo, reported that the green laser on the helmet of Derrick Nnadi on a first down from the Patriots' 28-yard line with 8:39 remaining in the fourth quarter and on Tom Brady's helmet and face,