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Woman Arrested In Hair World Robbery

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Keairra Ford Keairra Ford

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Police have arrested a woman in connection with a robbery at a South Nashville beauty supply store in which one of the suspects stun gunned an employee.

Police arrested 19-year-old Keairra Ford on Thursday and charged her with aggravated robbery.

Police said she was one of the two women that went into Hair World Beauty Supply on Harding Pike on Tuesday and tried to steal expensive hair extensions. When the employee tried to stop the pair, a struggle ensued and one of the women pulled out a stun gun and shocked the employee. The women fled with the stolen merchandise.
Police: 2 Women Steal Hair Extensions, Stun Gun Employee

An investigation led to the identification of Ford as a suspect. A witness subsequently picked her out of a photo lineup. Police searched the car she was driving and discovered two empty boxes that once contained stun weapons.

Ford is being held in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Police are still trying to identify the second accomplice, who was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with white writing on the front at the time of the robbery. Anyone knowing her identity is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

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