Arrest Made in Willowcrest Murder

17-year-old Roel Jose Cano Jr. arrested for the April 24 shooting death of 66-year-old Peggy Franklin on Willowcrest Dr.

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An arrest has been made in the murder of 66-year-old Peggy Franklin related to the early morning break-in on April 24 on Willowcrest Dr.

17-year-old Roel Jose Cano Jr. was arrested and charged with Capital Murder, as well as Burglary of a Habitation With Intent to Commit a Felony and booked into the North Richland Hills Jail.  His bond was set at $1,753,000 for his charges.

The department offers our most sincere condolences and prayers to the Franklin family after such a tragic loss.

PR | 20-06

*Updated bond amount 5/1/20 1054

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