A Largo man was arrested Monday after police say he attacked another man with a machete Sunday in Pinellas Park.
Devin Quarterman, 28, faces charges of attempted first-degree murder.
According to the Pinellas Park Police Department, Quarterman surprised Gerrardo Garcia and struck him several times with a machete during a physical altercation around 11 p.m. Sunday at 10191 66th Street N. 66th St.
Quarterman fled the scene before police arrived.
Garcia, 42, was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
Garcia and Quarterman knew each other and recently had been in a dispute that led to the incident, police said.
Quarterman was taken into custody Monday without incident and transported to the Pinellas County Jail.