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Man arrested after ax attack

Jon Byman

Man arrested after ax attack

CREATED Apr. 14, 2013 - UPDATED: Apr. 14, 2013

JANESVILLE - Janesville police say a man the department was looking for in connection with an ax attack has been arrested in Beloit.  Jeffrey Starkman was wanted for attacking two people, a man and a woman.

Police say they were called to 419 South Main Street a little before 10:30 Saturday night.  That's where they found the two victims, both seriously hurt.

The man had to have surgery, but both he and the woman are expected to recover.

The suspect formerly had a relationship with the woman. 

Starkman was wanted on 2 Counts Attempted 1st Degree Intentional Homicide.