Tanana man arrested, charged with Burglary and Assault

A Tanana man is in jail at this hour charged with burglary and assault.

According to Troopers, 50-year-old Ricky Folger Sr assaulted two men in Tanana after entering their home without permission.

Folger attempted to burglarize the home and was escorted out by the two victims; he later returned with a broken broom handle assaulting both victims causing “physical injuries.”

Fairbanks based Troopers assisted Village Public Safety Officer Haglin in locating and arresting Folger the next day.

He was brought to Fairbanks where he is held on the charges of Burlgary in the 1st degree and two assault charges; he was arraigned in Fairbanks District Court on Sunday.