Passaic County officials announced that at approximately 10:20 p.m., members of the Paterson Police Department were dispatched to the area of Pennington Street and Market Street on a report of shots fired.
Upon arrival members of the Paterson Police Department located evidence of a crime scene and a 21-year-old male Paterson resident who sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound.
The victim was immediately transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment.
The investigation remains active and ongoing.
The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact them on their tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342