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FRANKLIN COUNTY SHERIFFS NEWS RELEASE:
July 4, 2015 Sheriff’s Deputies were able to book a person of interest earlier this morning for two counts of “Murder in the First Degree” for the July 2nd double homicide in rural North Franklin County. Twenty-five year old Prudencio Flagos-Ramirez will remain in the Franklin County Corrections Center pending preliminary hearings next week. The suspect was arrested on outstanding warrants during the beginning stages of the investigation. He was arrested at his residence on Harback Road in North Franklin County. The Sheriff’s Office is continuing the investigation and is looking at other persons of interest in the double homicide. (END)


On July 2, 2015 at about 6:00p.m., Franklin County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to a vehicle fire in the area of Scootney road and Ridge road. Firefighters distinguished the fire and found two bodies located inside the vehicle. This incident is being investigated as a double Homicide.

Arrest made in Franklin County double homicide

A 25 year old male was arrested in connection with Thursday night's double homicide.