Police looking for robbers of an Augusta barber shop

Police are looking for two men who committed an armed robbery at about 11 a.m. today at La Nay Nay’s Barber Shop at 2919 Peach Orchard Road.

According to Richmond County Sgt. Blaise Dresser, the two men entered the barber shop and fired one shot from a shotgun inside the establishment. The men fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash. No one was injured.

Police saw the men as they fled the store and got into a burgundy Toyota Tercel. The two suspects were chased on to Harding Road and then Lively Street when the driver lost control of the vehicle and wrecked it. The two men fled the scene on foot, Sgt. Dresser said.


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