Suspect identified in officer-involved shooting in Cheshire

New Haven

Officials have released new information about a police shooting in Cheshire last week.

The suspect has been identified as 29-year-old Cameron Pernin.

Police were called to his home on Fairway Drive on Friday night for a domestic disturbance.

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They say he came out with a gun and shot at officers.

Three officers shot back, hitting Pernin at least once.

Pernin was released from the hospital and arrested on Monday. He is facing several charges, including assault and risk of injury.

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