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Juvenile Arrested with Gun During Motor Vehicle Stop in Paterson

By rlsmetro on
Paterson

Police in Paterson took a juvenile into custody and charged him with possession of a weapon after a motor vehicle stopped in the city Saturday morning. 

The early morning incident happened near the area of Godwin Avenue and Summer Street around 2:50 a.m. 

Preliminary reports indicated that offer patrolling the area of Godwin Avenue and Summer Street pulled over a vehicle for traffic violations. The investigation led to the discovery of a gun. 

Paterson police arrested the juvenile without further incident. 

Police are continuing to investigate where the gun originated and why the boy had the weapon.