MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 20-year-old woman who was upset over her manicure/pedicure was arrested after police say she refused to pay, stole some nail polish, threatened a man with a box cutter and threw acetone in his face.
Police say the incident happened last Thursday around 4:42 p.m. at the Crystal Nails on the 1100 block of Broadway Avenue West in Minneapolis.READ MORE: Brother Fatally Shoots Sister Inside Chanhassen Home
According to the precinct report, the woman became upset after getting a manicure and pedicure and refused to pay, saying she wasn’t satisfied.
She was allegedly verbally abusive toward employees before she took a bottle of nail polish and left. About 15 minutes later, the woman returned with a box cutter and tried to take more nail polish.READ MORE: Missing Person: Douglas Paul Schroeder
A 45-year-old man blocked her path, according to the report, so she held the box cutter to his face and then sprayed him with a bottle of acetone.
Police say the woman swung the box cutter at the man, causing him to fall, before fleeing the scene in a vehicle driven by a 21-year-old woman.
Officers stopped the vehicle and arrested the woman. She was booked in Hennepin County Jail for possible robbery. Her accomplice was cited and released.MORE NEWS: Mayor Frey Speaks With North Minneapolis Community Members Saying They're Fed Up With Recent Surge Of Gun Violence
Police say the victim at the nail salon suffered a bruised and scraped elbow and eye irritation.