An armed robber strikes a Skokie beauty salon. (Niles Police)

Ex-FBI Agent: Salon Bandit Getting More Bold

A former FBI agent says the man who’s been robbing hair salons at gunpoint is probably getting more emboldened with each successful robbery.


A SuperCuts store in Skokie was robbed Thursday. (CBS)

Serial Hair Salon Robber Strikes Again In Skokie

An armed man who has robbed hair salons in Chicago and several suburbs struck again Thursday afternoon, this time robbing a Supercuts store in north suburban Skokie.


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Suspect Sought In Lincoln Park Hair Salon Robberies

The suspect entered the hair salons, placed a duffle bag on the counter, showed a handgun and announced a robbery, according to a community alert from Area Central detectives.


An Image From Surveillance Video At L.A. Tan In Orland Park. (CBS)

Surveillance Video Released In LA Tan Robbery, Shooting

Surveillance video from the weekend robbery and subsequent shooting at an LA Tan in Orland Park was released Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2010