FRANKLIN, Tenn.- A convicted felon wanted in Missouri is back in jail after Franklin Police arrested him in a mall parking lot.
Undercover officers spotted 39-year old Michael Eugene Gorden looking into car windows in the parking lot of Cool Springs Galleria this weekend. Police said Gorden was carrying marijuana and tools commonly used to break into cars.
Gorden admitted to officers that he was a convicted felon and he had previous served nine years in an Indiana prison for armed robbery. Upon further investigation officers found that Gorden was also wanted in Missouri by Probation and Parole Officers.
Police arrested and charged Gorden with two counts of drug possession as well as possession of burglary tools and being a fugitive from justice