Local

St. Louis Beauty Supply Store Hit by Smash and Grab Thieves Again

View Comments
Photo: KMOX

Photo: KMOX

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Smash-and-grab thieves continue to target beauty supply stores in the St. Louis area.

The latest crime happened just before 4 a.m. Thursday at Forever Young Beauty Supply on the city’s south side. It was the second time in about a month the same store had been hit.

This time, a van drove through the storefront and expensive hair extensions and other merchandise was taken. On Sept. 27, a pickup backed into the store.

Store operators say hair extensions made of real hair are targeted in the thefts. Similar crimes are happening across the country.

© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 4,118 other followers