Janesville police arrested a man who was wanted on two counts of sexual assault of a child in Illinois.
Ronald Gapski, 49, was arrested by a SWAT team at 2338 Center Ave. shortly before 11 a.m. Sunday. He reportedly had armed himself with a butcher knife and refused to surrender to officers who went to the address to make the arrest.
According to police, Gapski was found armed with the knife on the roof of the residence. After refusing repeated requests to surrender, Gapski dropped the knife and was subdued by chemical spray before being taken into custody.
Gapski was wanted in Dixon, Ill. He also is expected to be charged with failure to comply with officers attempting to take a person into custody.