Glen Cove Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Masseuse at Red Bell Spa in Hicksville
Published on January 23, 2014 · Filed Under Crime
|James A. Catanzano, 53, of 26 Jefferson Street, Glen Cove was charged with Sexual Abuse 1st degree and was scheduled to be arraigned today at First District Court in Hempstead. Photo NCPD|
(Hicksville, NY) Today, Nassau County Police have reported the arrest of James A. Catanzano, 53, Glen Cove for sexually abusing a masseuse at the Red Bell Spa in Hicksville, on Monday January 6 at 7:03 p.m.
According to detectives, Catanzano entered the Red Bell Spa at 107 Newbridge Road and asked for a massage where he was then instructed to enter a room, undress and lie on a table covering himself with a blanket. When female massage therapist entered the room Catanzano was completely exposed. He eventually got down on the table and the victim covered him with a sheet.
When the massage began, according to the report,Catanzano grabbed the victim’s right arm in an attempt to have her touch him in a sexual manner. The victim backed away from the table and Catanzano became agitated. He then got off the table and backed the victim into a corner where a struggle ensued. He then touched her in an inappropriate sexual manner
Catanzano is charged with Sexual Abuse 1st degree and was scheduled to be arraigned today at First District Court in Hempstead.