On August 18, 2020, the Franklinton Police Department received multiple 911 calls in reference to shots being fired near the Fairground Apartments and Franklinton Youth Baseball Fields. During the time of the shooting, youth baseball practice was being held at the nearby park. Nobody was injured during the shooting
Witnesses heard the sound of gunfire and observed a vehicle speeding by the park while a person holding a handgun was hanging out the window pointing the weapon.
The Frankinton Police Department is actively investigating the case and promise an arrest.