Hair raising thieves targeting beauty salons

NewsChannel 10

Across the country, beauty salons are hiring security guards and installing bulletproof glass to protect their hair.

A rash of robberies, including one that turned deadly, has hit salons over the past few months.

One Texas salon lost more than $150,000 worth of hair used for extensions.

Human hair sells for anywhere from $80 to $200...

And the growing trend of stealing hair is being blamed on the massive popularity and high price of extensions.