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Man wanted in Maui machete attack turns himself in

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KAHULUI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A man wanted in connection with a Maui machete attack has turned himself in Monday afternoon.

Police say the suspect, 55-year-old Edward Martin, has not yet been charged.

Martin is accused of attacking a man who was with his estranged wife in Kahului. Police say the 55-year-old came from behind, slashing the man with a machete and then shooting him with a pellet gun.

The victim remains hospitalized after the Sunday morning incident.

Police have opened an attempted murder investigation in the assault.

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