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Man who allegedly stabbed, tried to kill Belchertown woman found in AZ

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Mug shot of Orlando "Danny" Rodriguez. Mug shot of Orlando "Danny" Rodriguez.

A man wanted by police in Belchertown for attacking a woman with a knife has been arrested in Arizona, according to a news release from the Belchertown Police Department.

Orlando Rodriguez, also known as "Danny," was wanted on attempted murder charges.

Belchertown police began searching for Rodriguez after he allegedly assaulted a woman and a female minor in Belchertown early Thursday morning, police said. He was wanted for attempted murder.

Police tracked Rodriguez's cell phone to a location in Springfield. His jeep was found, but officers were unable to find him.

Authorities said Rodriguez was being held in the Apache County jail and arrangements were being made to have him returned to Massachusetts.

Rodriguez is charged with mayhem, assault to murder, assault and battery, aggravated assault and battery, intimidate witness and assault with a dangerous weapon.

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