VIDEO: Man armed with handgun robs Overbrook hair salon

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Philadelphia police are looking for a armed suspect who robbed an Overbrook hair salon, tied the victims up and locked them in a room.

The incident happened Nov. 7 around 4:15 p.m. at Luisiany Dominican Beauty Salon on the 5600 block of Berks Street.

Police said the suspect entered the salon, pulled out a black handgun and demanded the victims’ money and cell phones. The suspect then allegedly tied up the women and locked them in a room before he fled.

The suspect is described as a black male, 25 to 30 years-of-age, approximately 5 foot 10 inches, medium build, dark complexion, with a beard, grey hat, dark colored hooded jacket, and tan cargo pants. The suspect may walk with a limp.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact police at 215-686-TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.


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