UPDATE: Franklin Police apprehend man wanted on several charges

Posted at 1:02 PM, Aug 25, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-26 10:13:38-04

Franklin Police apprehended Abdul Hakim Grant on August 25th at 9:00 p.m. without incident. He is being held at the Western Tidewater Regional Jail with no bond. 

Franklin Police are looking for a man who they say is wanted on several charges and is also a suspect in a shooting incident that occurred August 16th.

Police say 21-year-old Abdul Hakim Grant has several arrest warrants on file for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, reckless handling of a firearm, concealed weapon, discharge a firearm within city limits, felony possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and destruction of property.

He is also a suspect in a shooting incident that occurred on Wilson Street August 16th where a house was struck by gunfire.

Grant is a black male, 5’ 9” tall and weighs approximately 148 pounds, he has no known address. He should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information as to the location of Abdul Grant is asked to call Franklin police at 757-562-8575 or Franklin Crime Solvers at 757-562-8599.