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Two Men Charged In Connection To November Shooting Incident
L-R: Seth Paul Franklin and Robert James Waldrop
Courtesy of Lincoln County Sheriff's Office

Two Men Charged In Connection To November Shooting Incident

26-year-old Seth Paul Franklin and 32-year-old Robert James Waldrop, both of Lawndale, were arrested Monday (January 11) by Lincoln County Sheriff’s Officers. They’re each charged with felony counts of discharging a weapon into an occupied dwelling and conspiracy.

They’re charged in connection to the shooting into an occupied Willis Road, Vale, residence on November 1, 2020. The residents of the home on Willis Road told officers they were sleeping in the bedroom when gunshots from a passing vehicle struck the home. The gunshots struck the walls of the living room, a spare bedroom and the garage. There were no injuries in the incident.

Franklin was placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $25,000 secured bond. Waldrop, who is in the Cleveland County Detention Center, was placed under a no bond hold on the Lincoln County charges. Franklin was scheduled to appear in Lincoln County District Court today (January 12), Waldrop has a District Court date January 22.