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23-Year-Old Man Injured in Paterson Shooting


Passaic County officials are reporting that at approximately 4:30 a.m. today,  members of the Paterson Police Department were notified that a 23-year-old male Paterson resident had arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center via private vehicle for treatment of a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Officials said that based on the initial investigation, the victim was in the area of 20th Avenue and Railroad Avenue when he was shot.

A crime scene was located in that area.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.