LI restaurant owner accused of sexually abusing employee

The owner of two restaurants in Woodbury and Commack pleaded not guilty today to sexually abusing a female employee. Detectives say 39-year-old Tom Lam, of

The owner of two restaurants in Woodbury and Commack pleaded not guilty today to sexually abusing a female employee.

Detectives say 39-year-old Tom Lam, of Flushing, Queens, forcibly touched the 24-year-old woman at Nisen Restaurant on Jericho Turnpike in Woodbury.

The alleged incident happened Nov. 17 when Lam called the woman into his office to collect her tips. According to investigators,...

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