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dJake Gabler-Colotti, 22, was taken into custody after he used a camera to videotape a customers at private tanning rooms on Long Island. (Nassau County PD)

LEVITTOWN, N.Y. — A man was arrested after he allegedly recorded women at several tanning salons on Long Island.

Police allege Jake Gabler-Colotti, 22, used a camera to record a customer while she was in a private tanning room at the Beach Bum Tanning salon on Hempstead Turnpike.

Gabler-Colotti is accused of placing a Sony video camera  on top of a 7-foot divider pointing it down into the tanning booths.

After police were contacted, Gabler-Colotti was taken into custody.

Investigation revealed Gabler-Colotti videotaped other female customers in Levittown, Seaford and Plainview Beach Bum Tanning salons.

At least 3-5 women were affected and police encouraged other victims to step forward.

He faces charges of unlawful surveillance.

Detectives request anyone who believes they may have been a victim of Gabler-Colotti to contact the Second Squad at (516) 573-6253 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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