Man robs hair salon in Beaver Dam

Witnesses say robber man have been carrying handgun in jacket

Beaver Dam police said they are investigating a robbery at a hair salon Wednesday.

Police said the New Image Hair Salon at 401 N. Lincoln Ave. was robbed at about 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

A man entered the salon and asked to speak to somebody at the cash register, police said.

When the employee approached, the man demanded cash from the register and was given an undisclosed amount of money, police said.

Police said that although no weapon was displayed, several witnesses reported seeing what they believe was the handle from a handgun extending from the robber’s jacket pocket.

The robber fled the salon on foot.

Beaver Dam police said the robber was described as a white man in his late 20s to early 30s wearing blue jeans and a dark blue jacket. He was also wearing a faded black stocking hat with unknown writing and a white industrial-style dust mask and sunglasses.

Anyone who believes they find any of the described clothing items discarded or why may have information about the robbery is asked to contact the Beaver Dam Police Department at 920-887-4612.