A MAN aged 72 has been charged with stabbing a priest during Sunday mass in Melbourne. Father Tomy Kalathoor Mathew, 48, was treated in hospital for a neck wound.
He was stabbed about 11am as he began to deliver mass in Fawkner North.
The charged man, from Fawkner, was bailed to face Broadmeadows Magistrates Court on June 13.
He was taken to hospital for assessment.