Wednesday, July 27, 2016

UPDATE: Butler man arrested after domestic disturbance on North Orange Street

Gerald L. Shobe Jr.
On 2016-07-26 around 2100 hours Butler Police Department Officers were advised of a domestic disturbance with possible gun shots in the area of 208 North Orange Street. 

Officers arrived on scene and took a male subject into custody identified as Gerald L Shobe Jr.

During the investigation it was found that gun shots had been fired inside of the residence.

Officers recovered multiple firearms, explosives, narcotics and drug paraphernalia inside of the residence.

A warrant was issued for possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of illegal weapon (explosive device) and unlawful use of a weapon. Total bond was set at $25,000 Cash Surety.

At approx. 0900 an agent from the ATF responded to the Butler Police Station and took possession of the explosive devices to transport to their lab and to be properly destroyed.

The Butler Police Department was assisted by the Bates County Sheriff's Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol and ATF.

Explosive Devices found in the residence
Guns recovered from the residence