East St. Louis (KSDK)-- A church service in East St. Louis took a violent turn on Sunday.
According to police, three armed men held up Ira Grove Free Will Baptist Church around 5:00 p.m.
A woman inside said the men had bandanas covering their faces. They announced the hold-up and ordered everyone on the ground.
They demanded money, cell phones and wallets before they got away.
No one was hurt.
East St. Louis Police are now looking for the trio.