Man arrested for threatening Pasco officer

PASCO, Wash. -- A Pasco Police officer was almost stabbed Wednesday night. Quick thinking may have saved his life.

Police broke up a domestic disturbance involving 37 year old Salih Beslic and his ex-wife. He was later found at a mini mart on 32nd and Court threatening to harm himself.

Officers say he burst out of the bushes with a hunting knife and went after an officer. Belsic was tazed and arrested.

He was booked on second degree assault charges.