Two men have been arrested in connection with the violent carjacking of a Catholic priest steps from the front door of his church on Staten Island, police said Friday.
Kerry Pack, 39, of North Burgher Avenue on Staten Island, and Antwine Lucas, 44, of Gates Avenue in Brooklyn, are accused of punching the Rev. Marc Roselli in the face and stealing his wallet and keys before piling into his Ford Fusion and driving away, investigators said.
The priest suffered a black eye, but was able to say Mass that afternoon at his church, St. Mary of the Assumption.
The two suspects abandoned the car a few blocks from the church.
Pack and Lucas were each charged with two counts of robbery and one count of criminal possession of stolen property.
The was no information available on whether they have retained lawyers who could comment on the charges.