Shots fired at Dorchester apartments

Published 11:13 am Saturday, December 23, 2017

For the third time in a week, Franklin Police have had to respond to a call of shots being fired. This time the call came in at 8:10 a.m. on Friday in the Dorchester Square Apartments. Capt. Tim Whitt, spokesman for the city police, said the investigation revealed that an unknown person had fired four rounds; officers had recovered four .40 caliber cartridge casings.

The police learned that one of the shots had struck an apartment in the F section, the bullet penetrated the wall and narrowly missed a resident who was lying in bed. There are no witnesses and no suspect information.

Anyone who may have information about this crime is asked to call Franklin Police at 562-8575 or Franklin Crime Solvers at 562-8599. Information that leads to an arrest can earn the caller a cash reward while remaining anonymous.