ROTTERDAM, NY – Rotterdam Police are investigating the theft of a purse from Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church on Princetown Road. A parishioner reported that her purse was stolen from the pew while she received communion, today at about 9:15 a.m.
A witness reported seeing a white male about 65 years old with a thin build and 5'10". He had what was described as greasy gray hair. The male was seated behind the victim and it is believed he left with the purse.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Rotterdam Police at 355-7397.