KOTZEBUE - Alaska State Troopers said a man locked the doors of a bingo hall in Noatak and threatened to set it on fire with people inside.
They were able to escape Tuesday when a key was passed through a vent to witnesses outside.
Responding troopers tracked down the 50-year-old Noatak man with the help of a search and rescue team. He's jailed in Kotzebue with no bail.
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