Troopers Arrest Two for Tongass Federal Credit Union Microsite Burglary in Hydaburg

Troopers Arrest Two for Tongass Federal Credit Union Microsite Burglary in Hydaburg

  After tips and offers of support poured in from the community of Hydaburg on Prince of Wales Island following a burglary of the Tongass Federal Credit Union microsite, troopers announced that they have made two arrests in the case. Troopers announced on Wednesday that they arrested Hydaburg resident 24-year-old Wiliam Carle after a $5,000 […]

Tongass Federal Credit Union Branch Office in Hydaburg Burglarized, ATM Taken

Tongass Federal Credit Union Branch Office in Hydaburg Burglarized, ATM Taken

Alaska State Troopers report that they are investigating a burglary at the  Tongass Federal Credit Union Branch Office in Hydaburg on Thursday morning and have identified a suspect. Prince of Wales-based troopers received the report of the break-in at 7:30 am on Thursday morning and responded to open an investigation. It was found that approximately […]

Hydaburg Home Invader Takes Elder Man’s Cellphone and Clothing

Hydaburg Home Invader Takes Elder Man’s Cellphone  and Clothing

An 83-year-old Hydaburg resident called into Alaska State Troopers at 5:30 AM on Thursday morning to report that “an unknown male entered his residence and demanded his wallet,” the trooper Dispatch reported. The victim told troopers that the unknown male was armed with a crowbar. The incident ended with the suspect leaving with the homeowner’s cell phone […]

Hydaburg Man Assaults, is Arrested, Escapes and is Arrested Again

Hydaburg Man Assaults, is Arrested, Escapes and is Arrested Again

A Hydaburg man was arrested after a search and an subsequent escape from custody, following an assault call in that community, troopers reported. The Hydaburg Village Public Safety Officer responded to an assault call at 20 minutes after midnight on Saturday morning and discovered that 29-year-old Damon Frank had assaulted a family member. Frank was […]

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Hydaburg Man

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Hydaburg Man

The US Coast Guard announced on Saturday that they were suspending the search for the missing Hydaburg man, 20-year-old Francis Charles of Hydaburg following negative results. Hydaburg SAR contacted the watchstanders at the USCG Sector Juneau Command Center and requested assistance in the search for Charles on Thursday evening.  Charles had failed to return to […]