Update to Officer-Involved Shooting in Caln Township

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THORNDALE, PA — The Caln Township Police Department has released an update on the officer-involved shooting that took place Wednesday.

According to officials, the suspect involved in the incident has been identified as 56-year-old Richard Luminello of Houtzdale, PA, who is now in custody. Luminello was treated and released from Paoli Hospital after being shot by a police officer. He is currently facing a number of charges including Attempted Criminal Homicide, Aggravated Assault; Vehicle Theft, Fleeing & Eluding Police, Resisting Arrest, and other related charges.

Luminello is also wanted for breaking the rules of his parole. He was taken to Chester County Prison and is awaiting arraignment.

We will continue to provide updates as they become available. Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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