Dashcam video of Jason Butler’s arrest in Travelers Rest released


TRAVELERS REST, SC (WSPA) – We’re getting our first look at the moments before a man, accused of killing someone in North Carolina, was arrested at an Upstate fast food restaurant.

Dashcam video from Traveler’s Rest Police Department shows an incident earlier this month at a Chick-fil-A.

In the video, you can see officers with their weapons drawn as they approached Jason Butler’s vehicle.

Officers said Butler had a gun to his head and was with his wife, Shannon.

Police said Butler killed Michael Splawn in Rutherford County, NC before fleeing to Traveler’s Rest.

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