Phenix City barber offers free haircuts to police officers

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - The owner of a newly-opened barber shop in East Alabama treated police officers to free haircuts.

Justin's Barber Shop hosted its first "back the blue" event Monday with its offer to cut any police officer's hair for free.

"I appreciate what law enforcement does. They go into situations each and every day that many of us never will go into. So I really appreciate local law enforcement, fire department, and our military, "  says Justin Mangum, the owner of Justin's Barber Shop.

The newly opened barber shop is located on Opelika Road in Phenix City.

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