Wednesday, November 21, 2012
A group of five targeted Sally Beauty Supply in Fox Point and stole $450 worth of hair extensions, false eye lashes and a hairbrush, police say.
Sally Beauty Supply was targeted for the second time in a month when a cross-dressing man and a pregnant 16-year-old, along with three others, stole $450 worth of beauty supplies on Nov. 7, according to a police report. Just before 6 p.m., a Sally Beauty Supply employee called Fox Point police to report five women and a man stealing from the store. She told police the group came into the store separately, appearing not to interact or know one another, and then the man distracted her by asking about hair dye while the others walked around the store carrying curling irons. The employee saw a women wearing a red jacket and white hat remove a metal display hook holding hair extensions from the pegboard on the wall and conceal the packages …
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
When three suspicious women began asking an odd number of questions, the employee just put the phone to her ear as if she were making a call. That's when one of the women swore and threatened the employee.
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Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Three women threatened a Sally Beauty Supply employee after they thought she was calling police. Fox Point police spoke to the employee around 5 p.m. Oct. 30 after the three women fled the store. She told officers they came in and started asking a lot of questions which made her suspicious because the same thing had happened before. She told officers while the women were still in the store she picked up the phone in the back room and put it to her ear as if she were calling somebody. One of the suspects saw her on the phone and confronted her, asking if she was calling the cops the police report said. She said no, and the suspect called her a “Racist white (expletive)” and added, “I’m gonna’ kick your (expletive) and slap you.” Looking for…
Thursday, May 24, 2012
This Milwaukee teen picked the wrong beauty store to steal from because he only made it a few blocks before Fox Point police caught up with him and found the stolen goods.
A 15-year-old Milwaukee boy was arrested for retail theft and then dropped off at his mother's house after he tried to lift some blonde hair dye and concealer from Sally's Beauty Supply in the Riverpoint Shopping Center. According to the report: A Sally's employee told Fox Point police a teenage boy came into the store just before 7 p.m. May 8 and left with either makeup or hair color. She was able to provide the license plate and a description of the vehicle that he got into when he left and police caught up with the van near Port Washington and Calumet roads. Officers asked the teen where he was coming from and he said physical therapy at Riverpoint. They asked if he went into Sally's Beauty Supply and he said yes, turning over some …
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
They tried to make off with a hair clipper, but were caught outside of Best Buy in RiverPoint Shopping Center.
CORRECTION: This story was originally posted labeling the incident as a "robbery," which is a felony and occurs when force or the threat of force is used. The correct classification is retail theft, which results in municipal citations. This story was updated on March 28 at 4 p.m. to reflect these changes. Patch apologizes for the error. Three Milwaukee men thought they could distract two employees at Sally Beauty Supply, 8687 N. Port Washington Rd., and sneak out with a hair clipper. Little did they know that Fox Point police would find them just outside of Best Buy. According to the report: Just after 2 p.m. on Wednesday, three men, ages 41, 19 and 53, walked into the Sally Beauty Supply store in RiverPoint Shopping Center. A Sally …