Heidi Butler

Heidi Butler, 38, of Sonora, was arrested Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, on suspicion of solicitation to commit murder.

A Sonora woman suspected of being involved in a murder-for-hire plot was arrested Friday evening, according to the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff’s Office stated that a tip from the FBI and subsequent investigation led to a search warrant for the woman’s home, after which she was taken into custody.

Heidi Butler, 38, was booked into Tuolumne County Jail on suspicion of solicitation to commit murder, a felony.

This is a developing story. See Tuesday’s Union Democrat for more information.

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