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Man arrested over assault of elderly woman outside inner-city church – The Age

A man has been arrested following a vicious early morning assault on a 78-year-old woman on the steps of a Melbourne church.

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A man has been arrested following a vicious early morning assault on a 78-year-old woman on the steps of a Melbourne church.
A 36-year-old man from Box Hill is in police custody and expected to be charged with assault and theft offences over the alleged attack on elderly woman Penelope Katsavos, who was assaulted outside her South Yarra church on March 13.
The man was arrested on Thursday morning.Credit:Nine News
Investigators will allege the man assaulted the victim as she walked along Barry Street…

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