A Columbus ten-year-old was robbed of $20 Thursday afternoon.
Kathy Jones told police that she gave her son, Zeddie Price, $20 to get his hair braided at Angie's Beauty Plus on Buena Vista Road.
Jones said he called her from a neighbor's house and told her that on his way to the shop a man took the money his mother had given him.
"He picked him up, saw the money in his hand, took it and ran off," Jones said.
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Jones said she went after the suspect and told him to give her the money back, but he "took off running," she said.
Police later arrested a juvenile in connection with the robbery.