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Investigation Underway Into Paterson Shooting


“ By: Yuritza Arroyo

Passaic County authorities announced that at approximately 6:07 p.m. on May 22, Paterson Police responded to the area of West Broadway and Matlock Street in Paterson on a report of shots fired.

According to Paterson Police, officers located a potential crime scene as well as a 37-year-old female Paterson resident suffering from a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Police said aid was immediately rendered, and she was transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson for treatment.

A short while later, a 35-year-old male East Orange resident arrived at St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson via private vehicle seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.