Tulsa police say woman used a torch to break into a beauty store, steal wigs

TULSA, Okla. — A Tulsa woman has been taken into custody, accused of using a blow torch to break into a beauty shop and steal wigs.

Cecelly Draper has been arrested on one charge of second-degree arson and a second-degree burglary charge. Police say Draper used the torch to heat up the glass at the front door of A1 Beauty Supply near 51st and Sheridan. Once the glass door was broken, Draper allegedly went inside, stuffed wigs into a suitcase, and left.

Witnesses at a nearby drugstore say they saw Draper leave the business with the suitcase.

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Posted by Tulsa Police Department on Thursday, July 29, 2021