Franklin County deputies arrested two men in connection with a missing person report Monday.
According to a news release, deputies were alerted by Cheatham County Tennessee Sheriff’s Office at about 12:36 a.m. that a suspect wanted in connection to a kidnapping and a stolen vehicle may have been in the Rend Lake area. The information was that an abducted child, the 11-year-old son of a suspect, may be present as well.
The report said the suspect vehicle was located at the Seasons Motel on Golf Course Road in Whittington. Deputies arrested 45-year-old Michael D. Denson Jr., of Ashland City, Tennessee, and John T. Parrott, 30, of Joelton, Tennessee, without incident.
The report said the child was safe and returned to his legal guardians.
According to the report, Denson is being held for vehicle theft, child abduction and possession of a stolen vehicle. Parrott is also charged with possession of a stolen vehicle.
— The Southern