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Utah "Mountain Man" Faces Four New Burglary Charges

THAT SO-CALLED 'UTAH MOUNTAIN MAN' CABIN BURGLAR NOW FACES BRAND NEW CHARGES, IN A SEVENTH UTAH COUNTY.

PROSECUTORS IN SEVIER COUNTY HAVE FILED FOUR CHARGES -- OF AGGRAVATED BURGLARY AND THEFT -- AGAINST TROY KNAPP, 46.

HE NOW FACES MORE THAN 40 COUNTS, AFTER -- POLICE SAY -- HE LIVED IN, AND RANSACKED, REMOTE CABINS ACROSS UTAH FOR YEARS.

HE'S ALSO ACCUSED OF SHOOTING AT A UTAH HIGHWAY PATROL HELICOPTER... AND AIMING AN ASSAULT RIFLE AT OTHER OFFICERS... BEFORE SURRENDERING, ONE YEAR AGO.

MEANTIME, KNAPP IS SCHEDULED TO TAKE A PLEA DEAL -- IN FEDERAL COURT, NEXT WEEK -- ON STILL MORE CHARGES.

 

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