Armed Robbers Invade Franklin Home

FRANKLIN (WWJ) – It was a frightening morning for a family in Franklin Village when two men burst into their home armed with guns. It happened at around 2:15 a.m. Tuesday on Franklin Farms Dr.

Police said the residents were  briefly restrained by the men while the house was ransacked. The thieves made off some small home electronics and other items but no one was injured.

Police said they don’t believe the incident was random, but did not specify why this particular residence might have been targeted.

Anyone with information about this crime should call the Franklin-Bingham Farms Police Department at (248) 626-5444.

Franklin Village is located about 20 miles northwest of Detroit.


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