Police investigating reported park robbery

Franklin police are investigating a robbery reported at a city park.

A juvenile told his mother that he and a friend went to Payne Park, near downtown Franklin, to meet another friend before 8 p.m. Tuesday.

While there, the juvenile and another boy got into a fight. After the fight was over, another person who was there pulled out a gun, the report said.

The person with a gun stole the boy’s jacket, which had cash and his phone inside the pockets, the report said.

The boy whose jacket was stolen went home and told his mother what happened, and she called police.

Police are investigating.

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Annie Goeller is managing editor of the Daily Journal. She can be reached at agoeller@dailyjournal.net or 317-736-2718.