Man dies after shooting in Franklin Wednesday morning

Published: Dec. 30, 2020 at 4:19 PM CST
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FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO) - One man is dead after police responded to a shooting call in the early morning hours of Wednesday.

Around 6:13 a.m., the Franklin Police department reportedly responded to a complaint for shots fired near the area of Green Street and Portland Avenue.

According to police, officers heard someone yelling for help from a home in the 500 block of Portland Avenue.

Officers located Brian Russell, 43 of Franklin, inside the house with gunshot wounds.

Russel was taken to the Med Center of Franklin and then transported to another hospital where he died.

What led up to the deadly shooting is unclear.

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