Elusive survivalist captured in Utah

Associated Press
A Photo Courtesy of Iron County Sheriff's Office shows Troy James Knapp, in a  2001 parole photo from a California burglary conviction.  Authorities say they have arrested Knapp a survivalist suspected of burglarizing Utah cabins and evading law enforcement for years.  (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune,The Sanpete County Sheriff's Office)  DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TV OUT; MAGS OUT

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For six years, Troy James Knapp eluded authorities, moving from cabin to cabin across the Utah mountains, taking food and weapons and leaving notes to brag about it. The 45-year-old survivalist was finally arrested on April 2. (AP)

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