Investigation Underway After Assault Reported South Of Ozark

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FRANKLIN COUNTY (KFSM) — Deputies are searching for more information after responding to an assault report on Friday (April 15).

According to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, law enforcement was called to a residence on Highway 309, south of Ozark, in which a male had entered and assaulted someone in the home.

A release from the sheriff’s office stated that because of the integrity of the ongoing investigation, no further details are being released.

However, investigators are asking the public for information, and anyone with knowledge of the incident is asked to call (479) 667-4127.

Deputies also state that anyone living in that area should be aware of the surroundings and take precautionary measures.