American Pastor Attacked in Barra: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – American pastor Renée Murdoch, 44, remains hospitalized and in serious condition following an assault on Friday morning where she was repeatedly struck with a 1.10 meter wooden stick wielded by a shirtless, barefoot, homeless man in the Rio's Zona Oeste (West Zone) neighborhood of Barra da Tijuca.

Murdoch, a twelve year resident of the city and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?