Tulsa Police Chief Wendell Franklin asked Monday afternoon for community support as two of his officers fight for their lives, shot in the line of duty during an overnight traffic stop:
Tulsa Police Chief Wendell Franklin says the guardsmen will be used as a "force multiplier".
HOW SWEET: Seven-year-old Trey Elliott got the chance to pray for Tulsa Police Chief Wendell Franklin after a photo of him praying for an officer amid recent protests went viral. Story on KTUL: (Courtesy of Brittany Elliott)
“These children are either sleeping on someone’s couch with someone who doesn’t know they are missing or these children are dead,” said Chief Wendell Franklin. Tulsa Police are asking the public for any leads on Miracle and Tony Crook.
LIVE | The Tulsa Police Department is holding a promotion ceremony to swear in Maj. Wendell Franklin as the new police chief. --
WATCH LIVE | Mayor G.T. Bynum is announcing Wendell Franklin as the Tulsa Police Department's new police chief. MORE: