Man wanted for prostitution escapes custody in Franklin

Posted at 10:44 AM, Feb 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-25 11:44:23-05

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WTVF) — Franklin police and Williamson County deputies are searching near Jim Warren Park for a man who escaped custody.

Police said the man, Jatoree Ferguson, of Murfreesboro, is wanted for violating his probation and prostitution.

He allegedly ran from deputies on Tuesday. The search began in downtown Franklin, but deputies believe he left the area in a blue vehicle.

Franklin police are asking residents to be mindful and not leave a car running or unlocked with keys in it.

If you see Ferguson, deputies ask you call 615-790-5500.