(WHAM) A Rochester nail salon owner was arrested and charged with accepting SNAP benefits when his business was not authorized to do so.
Hang Lam, 46, was arrested and charged with the unauthorized use, transfer, acquisition, and possession of USDA food stamp benefits.
Lam is accused of allowing multiple people to pay for non-food items using a SNAP benefits card from April 19 through October 1, 2018 at his business, Young’s Nails, on North Goodman Street near East Main Street.
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Young’s Nails does not sell food and is not authorized to accept SNAP benefits.