The City of Fall River has issued a press release asking for information on a particular item that was stolen from the the Fall River Public Library the other day.

Fall River Public Library, FRPD

Franklin, the turtle (pictured above), was stolen from its home at the Fall River Public Library.

On Saturday, May 17th, a man was caught on camera walking out with poor Franklin after hiding in the library past closing hours.

Franklin the turtle is 13-years-old and is worth $80.00

The suspect is pictured below.

Fall River Public Library, FRPD

If anyone has any information on this incident or Franklin's whereabouts, they are asked to call the Fall River Police at 508-676-8511 or you can call anonymously using the TIPS line 508-672-TIPS(8477).