Westport police seek suspect in armed robbery of hair salon

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westport-police-station - stockimageWestport Police are looking for the man who held up Beautiful Hair Design, 1180 State Road, on  Thursday. They were called there for a report of an arms robbery by a masked man.

The white male suspect was described as being 5 feet 8 inches tall wearing a black hooded sweatshirt over a grey sweatshirt. He was also wearing light colored jeans, with yellowish colored Timberland boots.

The man entered Beautiful Hair Design with his hand under his sweatshirt indicating that he had a weapon.  He ordering the occupants to the floor and demanded money.  The occupants complied and the subject fled on foot, running onto Highland Avenue toward Saint George Church.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact Sergeant Thomas Plourde or Officer Kyle Fernandes of the Westport Police Department at 508-636-1122.