Suspect in Chicago July 4 parade attack fled with crowd in women’s clothes

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By Eric Cox and Brendan O’Brien HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (Reuters) -The man accused of attacking a Fourth of July parade in a Chicago suburb bought his rifle legally, fired more than 70 rounds from a roof and dressed in women’s clothing to blend into the fleeing crowd afterwards, local officials said on Tuesday. The suspect, 21-year-old Robert E. Crimo III, surrendered to police on Monday, hours after the attack in Highland Park, Illinois, in which six people were killed and more than 30 people were wounded. Among the dead were Nicholas Toledo, a grandfather from Mexico in his 70s celebrating with …

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