Safe storage: Logan coffee shop offers to hold onto guns for those in crisis

Oct 25, 2021

Coffee shop owner standing next to gun safe
Credit The Herald Journal

Cache Coffee owners Mindie and Jamie Buttars recently announced they would hold weapons for those experiencing mental and suicidal crisis.

In June, Mindie and Jamie lost a dear friend to suicide and had a handful of other close calls, including an incident in which Jamie physically pulled a gun from someone’s hands.


After offering to hold onto guns for people, the two purchased a gun safe with the help of the Marine Corps League Auxiliary Unit 476 Cpl. James L. Anderson and Al’s Sporting Goods to properly store weapons. Read the rest of the story on


This story is made possible thanks to a community reporting partnership between The Herald Journal and Utah Public Radio.