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Paterson Shooting Under Investigation, One Victim Injured


By: Najla Alexander

Authorities in Passaic County announced that at approximately 10:46 p.m. on April 15, members of the Paterson Police Department were dispatched to the area of Godwin Avenue and Carroll Street in Paterson in response to a report of a shooting.AdPassaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes said upon their arrival, members of the Paterson Police Department were able to locate a potential crime scene.

While on scene, officials said, officers were informed the victim, a 42-year-old male from Newark, arrived at St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in a private vehicle for treatment of non-fatal gunshot wounds.

Officials say the investigation remains active and ongoing.

More information will be released once it becomes available, officials stated.