Overnight Stabbing Injures Several Victims in Paterson

Paterson Police are investigating a stabbing incident that sent several people to the hospital early Saturday morning.

According to a preliminary investigation, police were called to a bar located at 476 McBride Avenue at approximately 3 a.m. to investigate reports of a stabbing with a seriously injured victim.

Upon arrival at the scene, police found one person suffering a stab wound to the kidney according to reports.

While conducting an investigation at the scene, police were notified by officials at St. Joseph's Hospital that at least two additional victims entered the emergency department suffering stab wounds according to reports.

None of the victims' injuries were immediately reported as life-threatening by police at this time.

The motive for the stabbing remains under investigation.