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One arrested, two sought in Thursday morning carjacking
Franklin Police Detectives have arrested one suspect in a violent Thursday morning carjacking, and a search is underway for two more who are believed to be armed and dangerous.
The victim reported sitting in the front seat of her vehicle, at 2:30 Thursday morning, on Cherokee Place when a group of men pulled her from her vehicle, physically assaulted her, and then stole her car. At least one of the suspects was armed with a handgun. The stolen car has since been recovered.
Barry Harris, a convicted felon with a violent history, was arrested yesterday and charged with Aggravated Robbery. Harris remains jailed on the $50,000 bond set by the Magistrate. He is due in court 08/10/2017 at 1:00 pm.
Detectives are searching for two suspects, Dewayne Harris (left) and Dejon Gullat (right), now wanted for Aggravated Robbery. Both suspects are considered armed and dangerous. Dewayne Harris is a convicted felon on parole, with a violent and lengthy history. A cash reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of these suspects.
is worth up to $1,000 with an anonymous call to
Crime Stoppers: (615) 794-4000
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