Franklin Police investigating gas station robbery
Armed, unidentified suspect remains at large
Franklin, TN – This morning detectives in Franklin continue their investigation into a Saturday morning armed robbery at a local gas station. At 5:15 a.m. on Aug. 10, Franklin Police were summoned to the Twice Daily Shell station at 229 S. Royal Oaks Blvd. Moments earlier, a suspect armed with a handgun had entered the store and confronted employees inside, demanding money. The robber fled after employees complied, and no one was injured.
The suspect is a black male in his mid to late 20s, 6’-6’4” with a thin build. He was wearing a dark Little Caesar’s baseball cap, a white t-shirt, and dark pants. The suspect’s face was covered by a dust mask, and his hands covered with latex gloves. A police canine was called to the scene, but did not locate the suspect.
Anyone who thinks that they may have information that could help is urged to call
Franklin Police at (615) 794-2513 or Crime Stoppers, (615) 794-4000.
To send an anonymous tip to Franklin Police, text the keyword 615FPD, along with your message to 847411
Posted on: 8/12/2013