Police searching for robbery suspect

Published 3:04 pm Tuesday, August 2, 2016

The Franklin Police Department is searching for a male suspect in regards to a robbery that took place at the Love’s Travel Center, 2307 South Street, Franklin.

According to Capt. Tim Whitt of the FPD, officers responded to a robbery at the travel center on Friday, July 29, at approximately 12:49 a.m. Upon arrival it was learned a female victim was withdrawing money from the ATM in the store when she noticed a subject watching her.

As the victim was paying for her items at the cash register, the suspect attacked her and grabbed her wallet. The victim struggled with the suspect, but he managed to get her wallet from her before fleeing the store.

No weapon was used and the victim was not injured in the altercation.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Franklin police at 562-8575 or call Franklin Crime Solvers at 562-8599. Information that leads to an arrest can earn the caller a cash reward.