Franklin police investigate armed robbery

(Provided photo/Franklin Police Department)

FRANKLIN, Ind. (WISH) – Police in Franklin are investigating after a local business was robbed by a man with a gun.

Officers with Franklin Police were called to the Check into Cash, located at 1924 Northwood Plaza, around 5:30 p.m. Monday to the report of a business alarm.

Police learned the business had just been robbed at gunpoint by a suspect, described as a 6-foot-tall black male, weighting around 200 pounds and wearing a mask. He was wearing a red T-shirt and a grey hooded sweatshirt with dark colored pants and shoes. He also wore a black ski mask. The man left the store with an unknown amount of money.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Franklin Police at 317-346-1144. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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