(CBSNY) – A 70-year-old parishioner was punched while praying inside an Upper East Side church, police say. It happened around 9:40 a.m. Tuesday at St. Monica’s Church on East 79th Street. Police said

the victim was praying when another woman told her to shut up and then punched her in the face. The suspect is believed to be in her 40s or 50s and was last seen wearing a jacket, dark hoodie and backpack. Police said her name may be Annie, and she’s known to frequent the area. READ MORE

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