Hennawi Salem was arrested again Monday at his store, Salem Furniture, located at 120 Porter Street in Bridgeport.
Members of the Special Victims Unit took him into custody on an arrest warrant for third- and fourth-degree sexual assault and two counts of disorderly conduct.
ALSO READ | Lifeguard may have been bitten by shark at Jones Beach
The bond for this warrant was set by the court at $100,000.
Salem is accused of luring the two female customers, in separate incidents, to the basement of his furniture store.
Once in the basement, they were asked to lay down and test a mattress.
According to the charges, they were then sexually assaulted by Salem.
Both victims stated they decided to make a police report because they saw Salem on the news and had similar experiences.
ALSO READ | Connecticut Gov. Lamont urges vaccines for holdouts as COVID-19 infections rise
Salem was previously arrested on September 25, 2020, and again on July 20, 2021, for third- and fourth-degree sexual assault, unlawful restraint, and risk of injury to a child.
Those arrests were made after four female victims made similar accusations against Salem.
* More Connecticut news
* Send us a news tip
* Download the abc7NY app for breaking news alerts
* Follow us on YouTube
Submit a News Tip