Praying Woman Robbed at Church

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The N.O.P.D. is investigating the robbery of a 72-year-old woman inside a church in Lakeview.

Police say the woman was praying alone inside St. Dominic’s on Harrison Avenue last Wednesday.

They say a robber approached her and demanded money.

She handed over 27 dollars according to police.

Earlier this month a priest was attacked at St. Clement of Rome in Metairie.