The Columbia Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a suspect in the robbery of a downtown hair salon.
Investigators say the suspect broke into Metropolis Salon and Dry Bar at 1218 Taylor Street on July 7, stealing approximately $5,000 worth of items, including computers and other electronics.
The suspect is described as a white male with short brown hair and a goatee. Police say he was last seen wearing a yellow short sleeve polo shirt with dark jeans and a blue visor.
Investigators have released the following surveillance pictures.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways:
- Call 888-CRIME-SC.
- TEXT “TIPSC” to CRIMES (274637), followed by the tip information.
- LOG ON to www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the red “Submit a Tip” tab.