Lady accused of snatching wig, robbing magnificence retailer at gunpoint

Baton Rouge, La. (WAFB) — Baton Rouge Police Division officers charged Thursday, Jan. 13, a girl charged with robbing a magnificence provide retailer at gunpoint who was taken to a jail cell.

Courtroom paperwork state that Jania Watley was shopping for wigs at a retailer on Plank Street and as an alternative of paying, she snatched a wig from the wall and stuffed it in a backpack.

Safety cameras inside a magnificence provide retailer recorded video of a suspect firing a gun into the air throughout an armed theft.

Jania Watli(East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Workplace)

When the activists tried to cease him, he allegedly pulled out a gun and fired a shot within the air.

“Though an arrest has been made, this investigation is ongoing,” Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. with the BRPD. “So, that is one thing that investigators will have a look at and attempt to discover out extra about these actions.”

Police observe {that a} tip from crime stoppers helped them discover Watley.

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