By Mark Hallum
BAYSIDE – Two men armed with a kitchen knife stormed into a Bayside nail salon March 9 where they stole an iPad and cash, police said.
According to NYPD, the suspects entered Queens Park Nails at 209-14 41st Ave. as the 29-year-old male employee was opening the salon at about 9:45 a.m. One of the men went directly to the basement of the building while the other stood guard at the door.
The men took the employee’s iPad and $250 before locking the victim in the bathroom, leaving the employee no reported injuries, police said.
The suspects then fled on foot west down 41st Avenue.
Cops described the men as Asian between the ages 25 to 30, one about 6 feet tall and 180 pounds and the other about 5-foot-7 and 150 pounds. They were each wearing all black with masks.
No arrests have been made at the time and the investigation was still ongoing.