Suspect arrested in Dade City shooting

DADE CITY, Fla. - Pasco County deputies have arrested a suspect in a shooting Sunday evening that left the victim in grave condition.

The suspect is identified as Carlos Hiracheta Perez, 28, of Dade City.  The victim is described only as a 24-year-old male.

Detectives say there was a dispute between the two, who were inside a vacant home when Perez pulled a pistol and fired two shots into the victim's head.

Two witnesses got into a struggle with Perez and took the gun away.

Perez fled the scene and was later apprehended and arrested.

He is charged with one count of attempted murder.
 

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