Opelika police investigating armed robbery at a hair salon

Opelika police are looking for a suspect who committed armed robbery at Binta African Hair Braiding. (Source: Opelika Police Department)
Opelika police are looking for a suspect who committed armed robbery at Binta African Hair Braiding. (Source: Opelika Police Department)
Opelika police are looking for a suspect who committed armed robbery at Binta African Hair Braiding. (Source: Opelika Police Department)
Opelika police are looking for a suspect who committed armed robbery at Binta African Hair Braiding. (Source: Opelika Police Department)

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - The Opelika Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a business in the 1800 block of West End Court on Aug. 5.

Opelika police have now released surveillance photos in the hopes that someone may recognize him.

Witnesses reported that the suspect entered Binta African Hair Braiding, produced a firearm and demanded money.

The suspect then fled towards First Ave. on foot.

He is believed to be between 25 and 30 years old.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has any information that could help police on this case is asked to call OPD's Detective Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665.

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