Going unprepared for a winter hike was the second mistake..
And after his safe return at the hands of authorities, 22-year-old Corey King was arrested after it was learned that he was wanted on a charge of felony petty theft.
While the return to civilization no doubt brought relief to the soggy hikers, King’s elation was short lived. He was taken to jail as a result of his outstanding warrant. “The judge really wanted to see him,” Moses said. As for the rescue team, its members earned a well deserved rest.