Franklin Police Investigate 4 Vehicle Burglaries

Posted at 11:39 AM, Sep 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-22 12:39:18-04

Police in Franklin have been investigating after a burglar broke into four vehicles.

The smash and grab burglaries happened between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. Thursday.

Three of the burglaries happened at the Williamson County Recreation Center on Fulton Greer. The fourth took place outside of a business on 3rd Avenue North.

Reports stated victims left valuables in sight in all four cases. The suspect broke out windows to get the items.

Authorities said items like backpacks, purses, briefcases, and their contents were stolen.

The suspect has been described as standing around 6’ tall. They said he was a passenger in a newer model Chrysler 300.

Police warned the public to pay close attention and not leave valuable items in vehicles.

Anyone with information on this crime has been urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-794-4000.