Franklin police release new details on Monday shooting

Published: Dec. 13, 2021 at 11:15 AM CST|Updated: Dec. 13, 2021 at 3:41 PM CST
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FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO) - A suspect is in custody after a Monday morning shooting in Franklin.

According to Franklin Police, the victim, 38-year-old Garcia Conner of Franklin, was shot in the side at Garvin Pointe Apartments at 41 Eddings Rd.

Multiple shots were reported. Police said the scene was being processed.

Conner was treated at Med Center in Bowling Green before being taken to Vanderbilt.

According to a media release, 40-year-old Christopher Chadick of Franklin was arrested. He’s charged with attempted murder, possession of a defaced firearm, tampering with physical evidence, criminal mischief, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

According to police, officers were originally dispatched to reports of an active shooting with “multiple shooters and victims.” Nearby businesses were notified and locked down as police worked the scene.

Franklin Police Department was assisted by the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office and Kentucky State Police.

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