On 2/22/2019 at 8:31 a.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence near Meadow Lakes Loop for the report of a male being shot with a firearm.
Investigation revealed that Sarah Butts, age 39 of Big Lake shot her boyfriend with a handgun during a verbal altercation. The victim sustained a nonfatal injury and was treated for the gunshot wound. Investigation also revealed that Butts was operating a vehicle with improper plates when she was contacted by AST.
Butts was arrested on charges of Assault 1st DV, Assault 2nd DV, and Improper Use of Plates, Butts was then transported and remanded at Mat-Su Pretrial where she will be held without bail.