Man stabbed in northwest suburb

December 29, 2008 2:08:58 PM PST
Michael Todd, 51, was charged with attempted murder on Monday.The charges are connected to an argument in front of the Arlington Heights Memorial Library. A man was stabbed during the confrontation last Saturday.

Bond was set at $500,000.

Apparently, Todd and the victim stayed at the same homeless shelter. Todd told police he tried to kill the victim after he used racial slurs against him.

The victim is in stable condition at Northwest Community Hospital.