Belleville food pantry director recounts attack, recovery since losing sight in one eye

Michael Foppe lost his sight in one eye after an attack at Community Interfaith Food Pantry in Belleville, IL, near St. Louis, MO, where he volunteers as director. A man struck Foppe with an unknown object, blinding him in his left eye.
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Michael Foppe lost his sight in one eye after an attack at Community Interfaith Food Pantry in Belleville, IL, near St. Louis, MO, where he volunteers as director. A man struck Foppe with an unknown object, blinding him in his left eye.

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July 22, 2018 08:21 AM