Queens Rep. Grace Meng Robbed And Attacked In DC


Queens Congresswoman Grace Meng was attacked and robbed near Eastern Market in Washington DC Tuesday night, according ABC. An assailant reportedly hit the congresswoman over the head and took her Gucci handbag.

According to the report, Ms. Meng was “left disoriented” and suffered injuries to her left knee, hand, face, and head.

However, In a press statement, the congresswoman said that she was “not seriously injured.”

The Congresswoman was back on the Hill Wednesday morning, and even attended a pre-scheduled appearance at the Congressional Luncheon honoring Sephardic Jewry, organized by The Friedlander Group.

Below is a photo of Congresswoman Meng at the event Wednesday afternoon:


(Jacob Kornbluh – YWN)