An Islip man was arrested on May 13 for multiple nail salon robberies in December, according to police.
Police say Scimeca entered the following salons, displayed a gun and demanded money from the registers:
Dec. 23 – Tiffany’s Nail & Spa Palace, located at 120 Rockaway Avenue in Valley Stream
Dec. 26 – Angel Nail & Spa, located at 679 Hempstead Turnpike in Franklin Square
Dec. 27 – Nail Fetish, located at 2 Rockaway Avenue in Valley Stream
Dec. 28 – Tony’s Angel Nails, located at 3030 Merrick Road in East Meadow
Dec. 30 – Cleo Nails & Spa, located at 2044 Hillside Avenue in New Hyde Park.
Scimeca is being charged with 5 counts of robbery.