Richmond County investigators are searching for pepper spraying hair thieves after a shoplifting incident Friday.
According to an incident report, a woman entered Roba Beauty Supply Store, 2416 Windsor Spring Road, around 6:30 p.m., grabbed two packs of human hair and headed for the exit.
Two employees who attempted to stop the woman told deputies the bandit sprayed them with pepper spray before fleeing in a red SUV.
Both employees had to seek medical attention following the incident.
Police said the stolen hair was valued at $240.