The Franklin Police Department received several calls of shots fired in the area of Martin Luther King Blvd on June 26, 2021, at approximately 12:21 AM, including a call from the victim who stated that he was shot and believed that his mother was shot as well. Upon officer’s arrival, contact was made with the 42 year old male victim, and officer’s also located a deceased 65 year old female victim. The male victim was transported by Acadian Ambulance to a local hospital. The victim’s names are being withheld at this time.
Through investigation, it was learned that a vehicle drove past the area and shot several rounds toward the residence.
At this time, anyone with information regarding the vehicle is urged to call the Franklin Police Department Detective Division as soon as possible at (337) 828-1716.
The investigation is on-going.