Franklin Police searching for hit & run driver who injured officer

The search is on for the suspect who injured a Franklin Police Officer in a hit and run crash early Saturday night. The officer was on a traffic stop when a dark-colored Chevy struck the squad car and then fled the scene. It happened just before 5:00 pm on Mallory Lane and W. McEwen Drive. The force of the crash slammed the officer’s partially open car door into his leg. The officer was transported to the hospital and later released.

A cash reward is being offered for information in this case.
Call Crime Stoppers: (615) 794-4000
or text 615FPD and your anonymous tip to 847411
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