1 person shot in Stags Leap neighborhood

Posted at 12:17 PM, Mar 26, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-28 15:11:40-04

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WTVF) — Police are investigating a shooting that took place on the night of March 25.

The Williamson County Sheriff's Office reports that 1 person was shot in the Stags Leap neighborhood. This statement was released following a tweet put out by the Sheriff's Office on Friday asking the community to avoid the Arno Road area near Page High School.

The victim has been identified as 49-year-old Sherif Kasis. Kasis is a Franklin resident who lived in Stags Leap.

Williamson County detectives are canvassing the neighborhood asking residents in the neighborhood to call if they have any security footage they can share. Detectives are interested in footage from before and after the shooting. The suspect was seen wearing light-colored clothing, jeans and a hoodie.

Williamson County Sheriff's Office believes this was an isolated incident and that there are no other threats to Stags Leap.

Anyone with information can call WCSO Detective Grant Benedict at 615-790-5554, Ext. 3229 or Crime Stoppers of Williamson County at 615-794-4000.