SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Police say a California man flew his drone over the San Francisco 49ers game Sunday at Levi’s Stadium, in Santa Clara, using the aerial device to drop anti-television news leaflets.
Santa Clara Police say 55-year-old Tracey Michael Mapes then drove to the Oakland Coliseum where the Raiders were playing and again used the drone to drop leaflets critical of the media. Police in Sacramento are reviewing video from a Sacramento State football game that may be another fly-by leafing incident.
Santa Clara Police tell CBS News Transportation Correspondent Kris Van Cleave that Mapes also used the drone to drop leaflets on Sacramento’s NBC Affiliate KCRA.
“He seems to really hate local news,” an investigator told Van