Franklin PD seeking information in regards to armed robbery case

On August 31, 2017, at approximately 11:48 AM, officers responded to a complaint of an armed robbery at a local finance company located on Main Street. Upon arrival, officers learned that two black male subjects went into the business armed with weapons and demanded money from employees. The Franklin Police Department along with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office, then searched the surrounding areas in an attempt to locate the suspects. A short time later, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office located a stolen truck on Irish Bend Rd. that matched the description of the suspect vehicle. The truck was unoccupied at the time it was located. The investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with any information can contact the Franklin Police Department Detectives Division at (337) 828-1716.