Man stabs pastor in office of Tacoma church

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TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- Police are looking for a man who stabbed a pastor Tuesday night at a Tacoma church.

Police spokesman Mark Fulghum (FUL'-jum) says it happened during an event at the Slavic Christian Center.

The suspect asked to speak with the pastor. They went to the pastor's office, where the pastor was stabbed in the back. The man fled.

KOMO reports (http://is.gd/0XzFIw ) the pastor was taken to a hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

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Information from: KOMO-TV, http://www.komotv.com/