ShotSpotter Activation Alerts Police to Multiple Rounds of Gunfire in Paterson Neighborhood

Paterson Police are looking into a shots fired incident that occurred in a neighborhood in the city on Monday evening.

According to authorities, police responded to reports of shots fired that rang our in the area of North Main and Bergen streets at approximately 10:45 p.m.

Officers arrived at the scene and found evidence that a shooting occurred, but after they searched the area, no victims were found according to reports.

Detectives canvassing the scene located about 11 shell casings and other evidence according to reports.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.