The Franklin Police Department responded to 20 complaints over the past 24 hours and made the following arrests:
Eric Benjamin, 63, of Willow St., Franklin, LA, was arrested on April 13, 2021, at 11:06 AM, on a warrant dated March 8, 2021, for simple assault. Benjamin was booked, processed, and released on a $1,000.00 bond.
Bahrenton Ladd, 19, of Jackson St., Franklin, LA, was arrested on April 13, 2021, at 12:30 PM, on the charges of establishing of speed zone, possession of schedule I narcotics (marijuana), possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of a stolen firearm. Ladd was booked, processed, and released on a $12,000.00 bond.