New York Bishop Lamor Whitehead Robbed At Gunpoint Amid Church Service

CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) — A Brooklyn bishop was robbed at gunpoint in the middle of a church service.

The entire flight was captured during a live broadcast.

Bishop Lamor Whitehead says three men wielding guns stole hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from him and his wife.

It happened around 9:30 a.m. at Leaders of Tomorrow International Ministries in Canarsie.

The bishop says the robbers left in a white Mercedes.

Bishop Whitehead ran for Brooklyn Borough President but was defeated by Antonio Reynoso.

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