"Franklin" Receives a Little Assistance

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Franklin is a bit camera shy!
Franklin is a bit camera shy!

Crossing paths with a 60 plus pound snapping turtle isn't something many of us do very often, if at all. Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht says that's exactly what happened Thursday at the Fairgrounds.

Albrecht said that they named the giant snapper "Franklin", and after he posed for a few photos, maintenance crews released him back into Rotary Pond.


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