Haines embezzlement suspect arrested in Utah
December 22, 2022
A man who allegedly stole $58,000 from a Haines tour operator earlier this fall was apprehended Dec. 6 in Riverton, Utah, according to Haines Police.
As of Dec. 13, Charles was in a Utah jail pending extradition to Alaska.
Haines Police Officer Maxwell Jusi said Riverton police arrested Charles after Haines police received a tip about his whereabouts.
Two Riverton police officers made the arrest at a movie theater in a shopping mall, according to a Riverton police report. One of the officers worked with an acquaintance of Charles to coordinate his arrival at the theater, the report said.