Gun stolen from unlocked vehicle

Published 12:55 pm Saturday, October 15, 2016

A Boykins woman reported to Franklin police that her firearm was stolen the night of Wednesday, Oct. 11.

According to the police report, the woman had parked her car at Dorchester Square Apartments in the “H” section between 8 p.m. and midnight, leaving the doors unlocked and a Jimenez 9mm pistol lying on the front passenger seat. When she returned, the pistol was missing along with cash that she stored in the center console.

The Franklin Police Department is asking anyone with information about this larceny to call them at 562-8575, or the Franklin Crime Solvers at 562-8599. The police are also strongly urging people to not keep firearms inside unlocked vehicles.