Nail Salon Owner Charged for Allegedly Passing Bad Checks

Tan Nguyen (courtesy of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office)

Tan Nguyen (courtesy of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office)

Authorities have charged a 48-year-old nail salon owner with multiple counts of check fraud. Tan Nguyen, of Burke, owns two salons in the Leesburg area where the offenses are alleged to have occurred.

After receiving multiple complaints, an investigation resulted in charges on two count of bad checks, two counts of bad payroll checks and one count of grand larceny. Nguyen, who is also known as “Candy,” according to the Leesburg Police Department, was released on bond pending a preliminary hearing.

An investigation continues and additional charges are pending, according to the police department. Anyone with additional information is asked to call Leesburg Police Detective Drogin at 703-771-4541.