Franklin’s Christmas tree vandalized for a second time this year

Posted at 9:37 AM, Dec 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-16 10:37:09-05

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WTVF) — For the second time this holiday season, someone has vandalized Franklin’s Christmas tree.

Franklin police say vandals cut two branches from the tree, which is located in the historic square. That caused a short in the circuits that control the lights.

CCTV captured images of the vandal. Police say they’re working to identify the person.

Franklin Police and Crime Stoppers have offered a cash reward for information. You can leave an anonymous tip by calling (615) 794-4000.