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Monday, January 11, 2021

BREAKING: Heavy police presence in Butler

On the heels of the following message from the Bates County Sheriff's office, there now is a heavy police presence in northwest Butler: please stay clear of this area and in your homes

The Sheriffs Office received information of a threat toward law enforcement at the Sheriff’s Office. The threat was specific that the person was going to shoot law enforcement in an ambush as they exited the office. Please stay clear from the area. Until further notice the sheriffs office and the administrative building will be closed.

UPDATE: Subject is in police custody at this time!