PHOENIXVILLE, Pa. (CBS) —  The Phoenixville Police Department is searching for the person responsible for stabbing a woman inside a vehicle on Wednesday night.

It happened around 7 p.m. while the vehicle was parked in the lot of the First Presbyterian Church located on Main Street, between Washington Avenue and Morgan Street.

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Police say they found the woman suffering from multiple stab wounds to her torso and extremities. She was transported to Paoli Hospital where she underwent emergency surgery.

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A weapon was recovered at the scene.

Police say they have not identified a suspect but say they are searching for a person of interest.

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Anyone with information is asked to call police at 610-933-1180.