Published: April 13, 2019


THE FRANKLIN POLICE DEPARTMENT IS CONTINUING TO SEEK THE PUBLIC'S HELP IN LOCATING AN INDIVIDUAL WANTED FOR ATTACKING A TEENAGER ON I 65 ON MARCH 24TH.  THE INCIDENT OCCURRED AROUND 8:20 PM BETWEEN COOL SPRINGS BOULEVARD AND MCEWEN DRIVE.  A 16 YEAR OLD FEMALE WAS STANDING OUTSIDE HER VEHICLE AFTER HER TIRE EXPERIENCED A FLAT TIRE.  WHILE WAITING FOR HER DAD, A MALE SUBJECT ACCOSTED THE TEEN FROM BEHIND, PULLING HER DOWN THE HILL AND INTO THE DITCH.  THE VICTIM WAS ABLE TO BREAK FREE. THE SUSPECT FLED ON FOOT AND REMAINS AT LARGE.  THE SUSPECT IS DESCRIBED AS A WHITE MALE, SIX FEET TALL, MEDIUM BUILT, WITH DIRTY BROWN TEETH AND AND A DIRTY BLONDE BEARD.  HE IS BELIEVED TO BE IN HIS LATE 30S TO EARLY 40S. HE WAS WEARING A BLACK T-SHIRT AT THE TIME OF THE ATTACK. A FIVE THOUSAND DOLLAR REWARD IS NOW BEING OFFERED FOR ANY INFORMATION THAT LEADS TO THE IDENTIFICATION AND ARREST OF THE ATTACKER.  ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING THIS INCIDENT IS ENCOURAGED TO CONTACT THE FRANKLIN POLICE AT 615-794-2513 OR 615-794-4000.