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Hospital Walk-in Gunshot Victim Injured on Chamberlain Street in Paterson


By: Tracie Carter 

Detectives from the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office are investigating the motive behind a shooting that injured a person in Paterson Monday night. 

Police were dispatched to the vicinity of Chamberlain and Berkshire avenues to investigate reports of shots fired around 8:47 p.m. 

Units arrived and found evidence that a shooting had occurred, but after canvassing the scene, no victims were located. 

While cops searched the area, St. Joseph's Hospital officials notified police that a gunshot victim had entered the emergency department. 

Officers believe the victim was shot at the Chamberlain Street crime scene. 

The investigation remains active and ongoing. 

No arrests have been reported.