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BREAKING: Man, Woman Found Shot Dead Inside a Car in Paterson


The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office is on the scene of a double fatal shooting that resulted in fatal injuries this afternoon in Paterson. 

At approximately noon today, police responded to reports of two unconscious individuals inside a vehicle at 166 Getty Avenue. 

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Upon arrival, police found a man, and a woman suffering gunshot wounds.  

Both victims were pronounced dead at the scene and a weapon was reportedly recovered inside the vehicle. 

Fatal shooting

Passaic County authorities have not called this a double homicide at this time. 

The investigation is active and ongoing.