Skip to main content

ShotSpotter Device Alerts Police of Lawrence Street Shooting in Paterson

By rlsmetro on

Authorities in Paterson are crediting one of the city's ShotSpotter devices for alerting police of a shooting in a section of the town Saturday morning. 

Several police units responded to reports of shots fired near 121 Lawrence Street shortly before 12:25 a.m. 

Officer arrived and found evidence that a shooting occurred, but after searching the neighborhood, no victims were located. 

Police are investigating the motive for the shooting and the suspect is at large. 

No injuries were reported.