Suspect ID sought following theft at downtown Franklin restaurant

16 17Franklin Police want to identify this thief, wanted for stealing a wallet from a purse at the downtown Franklin Puckett’s. At about noon on Tuesday, the suspect pictured here slipped the wallet from an employee’s purse and went to the restroom, where he removed $150 in cash and then discarded the wallet in the trash. The suspect was accompanied by a large-framed black female with short, light purple or white hair. Information in this case is worth up to $1,000 with an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers: (615) 794-4000.

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