Franklin police are searching for a man who allegedly attacked his wife over the weekend. Neighbors reported a disturbance between Franklin Horton and his wife on Saturday around 5 p.m. at their home located on Downs Boulevard. Initially, officers reported no one was at the home upon their arrival. Returning officers later located the victim and observed obvious signs she had been assaulted. The woman was transported to an area hospital for treatment. Horton, 44, is a convicted felon and has a history of assault and weapons charges.
He is currently wanted by police for domestic assault. Police said he has ties to Spring Hill and Columbia and may be driving a 2012 white Nissan Pathfinder with dark tinted windows and license plate number 261ZBW. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-794-2513.
A jury trial was set to start Monday for a retired Clarksville police officer accused of rape, but instead he pleaded guilty to sexual battery.
441 Murfreesboro Road Nashville, TN 37210