Suspect arrested in sex assault in Flushing, Queens, beauty salon

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Police have arrested a man in connection with a sexual assault inside a Queens beauty salon.

Charlie Yu, 41, of Queens, faces several charges, including attempted rape, strangulation, assault and sex abuse

Police said Yu suspect walked into the salon in Flushing March 9 and punched the 29-year-old victim during an argument.

He then reportedly sexually assaulted her before running off.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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