The Franklin Police Department received multiple calls of shots fired near Magnolia Street and Maple Street involving several individuals. The incident took place on May 23, 2021, at approximately 7:47 PM. Officers arrived on scene and began an investigation. One caller advised that a bullet had entered their residence.
During the course of the investigation, a suspect was identified and arrested.
Joseph Daniels, Jr., 24, of Franklin, LA, was arrested on May 25, 2021, at 11:00 AM, on the charge of illegal use of weapons or dangerous intrumentalities and a warrant for probation violation. Daniels was booked, processed, and held with no bond set at the time of press release.
The Franklin Police Department is asking that if anyone has any information or was a witness to the above incident, to please call the Franklin Police Department at (337) 828-1716. You can remain anonymous.