Machete attack triggered by parking dispute: police

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LANSING, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man was ordered held on a $1 million bond for allegedly slashing another man repeatedly with a machete after they argued over parking outside an apartment.

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The Times of Northwest Indiana reports 25-year-old Rashad Crosby of Calumet City was charged with attempted first-degree murder in Tuesday's attack and additional charges were pending.

Officers called to the scene in Lansing, south of Chicago, found a 61-year-old man with multiple deep cuts. He is now recovering following surgery at a hospital.

The man told police Crosby attacked him after they argued over not being allowed to park in an apartment's parking lot.

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