Shots fired into occupied house

Published 10:04 am Thursday, February 21, 2019


No one was hurt when bullets were fired into an occupied house in Franklin early Thursday morning, according to Capt. Tim Whitt, spokesman for the Franklin Police Department.

At approximately 12:20 a.m., officers were investigating a gunfire complaint when it was discovered that a house in the 300 block of Madison Street had been struck. The occupied residence was struck by multiple rounds that penetrated the house, but causing no injuries.

Evidence of the gunfire was recovered from inside and outside the residence. No other houses were struck during this incident.

There is no suspect information.

Anyone with 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.