32-year-old charged with attempted homicide for beating homeless man outside State Capitol

CREATED Jun. 19, 2013

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MADISON - A man accused of beating a homeless man Tuesday in front of the State Capitol has been arrested on charges of attempted homicide.

The 32-year-old man was seen by a witness "battering the victim on the head," the Journal Sentinel reports.

The victim was found on the sidewalk just after 2:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. He never regained consciousness, and is currently in critical condition.