Thursday, September 20, 2018

Brazen Daytime Hair Salon Robbery Captured on Video

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspect responsible for an aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.

On Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 3:39 pm, an unknown black or Hispanic male walked into Diana’s Hair Salon, located at 11232 Beechnut, in Houston, Texas. The male walked into the salon and walked passed the employees and customers to the bathroom located in the back of the building. A short time later, the male walked out of the bathroom and back to the front of the salon, grabbed a chair and then propped the door open so it could not lock. The suspect then pulled out a gun and demanded everyone lay down on the floor. The suspect then robbed each victim individually by patting them down stealing their money, jewelry and cellular phones. The suspect then grabbed one of the employees by her hair and dragged her to the cash register where he demanded money from the cash drawer. As the suspect was fleeing, another customer walked in with an infant child at which time he made them take a knee. The suspect fled the scene on a bicycle. HPD case #1057067-18

Suspect description:
Black or Hispanic male, approximately 6'00", 180 to 220 pounds, wearing a dark baseball cap, thick rimless glasses, a white t-shirt, and blue jean shorts. Last known direction of travel east Bound on Beechnut.

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at