Blaine County soldier captured in Afghanistan - Idaho Mountain Express Pfc. Bowe R. Bergdahl, 23, whose parents live in Blaine County, had been declared missing on July 1. On July 3, his status was updated to "Missing-Captured." According to The Associated Press, the Taliban had released a video of a captured U.S. soldier Saturday. Today, the Idaho Army National Guard confirmed that Bergdahl is that soldier. Bergdahl's family lives outside of Hailey, in Blaine County. Previous reports had stated that the Bergdahls lived in Ketchum. Bowe's father, Bob, is reportedly a driver for United Parcel Service.