Raleigh mother, son charged with conspiring to kill son’s father

WAKE COUNTY (WTVD) — The Wake County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Raleigh mother and son with conspiring to murder the son’s father.

Arrest warrants show deputies arrested 45-year-old Tammy Franklin and 23-year-old Steven Franklin and charged them with felony conspiracy to kill Donald Webster Franklin.

Dates listed on the warrants show deputies accuse Steven and Tammy of conspiring to the murder since late May.

In court Tuesday, Donald Franklin’s daughter, Savannah Franklin, said that her father is making the story up. She said he set up her mom and brother.

She said that he was sexually abusive and that the family was trying to get away from him.

According to Savannah, she filed a restraining order against her dad yesterday.