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Four Injured in Paterson Neighborhood Shooting


By: Richard L. Smith

Paterson Police are looking for a suspect who shot four victims in one of the city's neighborhoods Monday night. 

Police responded to reports of shots fired near the intersection of Godwin Avenue and Summer Court around 9:40 p.m. 

Officers arrived at the scene and found multiple shell casings and two victims suffering non-fatal gunshot wounds in the 50's block of 12th Avenue. 

Police while officers investigated the scene, two additional victims entered St. Joseph's Medical center suffering non-life-threatening injuries. 

Police say some of the victims were juveniles, but all injured are expected to recover. 

The suspect fled the scene and is at large. 

The Passiac Country Prosecutor's Office has been notified.