Columbus Police: Salon owner arrested for no alcohol license after fight

Brandon Hicks, 30, the owner of Beautiful U Hair Salon on Macon Road, was arrested late Saturday night and charged with not having an license to serve alcohol after a fight broke out in the parking lot of the business.

According to a police report, several officers responded to a call about a large fight in front of the salon that happened around 11:30 p.m. Upon their arrival, the crowd had dispersed and officers found beer bottles and red plastic drink cups on the ground. There was a strong odor of alcohol in the area.

Beer bottles and cups were also observed by police on the floor and on counters in the salon.

Police say Hicks identified himself as the owner and told them he was having a party celebrating his birthday. Hicks told police he did not know what started the fight. He said people at the party were salon customers.