Jarrell Police investigating after finding noose hanging over I-35 bridge

Posted at 3:22 PM, Oct 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-01 16:24:40-04

JARRELL, TX — The Jarrell Police Department is investigating after a noose was found hanging over an Interstate 35 bridge Thursday.

Jarrell PD say they were alerted to this "very disturbing incident" at the N IH-35 bridge over 5th Street at approximately 10:45am this morning.

According to their Facebook post, officers quickly removed the noose and are now looking for the person(s) responsible.

"Jarrell PD would like to take this opportunity to formally condemn all acts of hatred or bias," the police department said in their post.

Anyone having information leading to the person(s) responsible for the act is encouraged to contact Jarrell Police or the Williamson County Crime Stoppers.