By Thomas Duff For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 05:06 BST, 17 July 2019 | Updated: 05:06 BST, 17 July 2019
A man attacked a woman with an axe and a tomahawk for weeks and injured her so badly she needed 10 operations in 10 days, a court has heard.
Glenn Anthony Leigh, 27, from the Victorian city of Ballarat, pleaded guilty to a slew of offences at Geelong County Court on Tuesday, including false imprisonment, intentionally causing injury, and possessing handgun without a licence.
The court heard how he 'tortured' the woman at his Delacombe home last year for more than three weeks.
Leigh's attack on the victim left her with permanent injuries including partial numbness to her face, lost some vision in her right eye, and suffered from bruising and