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ShotSpotter Device Detects Gunfire on Bridge Street in Paterson


By: Tracie Carter

Paterson Police collected nearly a dozen shell casings from the scene of a shots-fired incident in one of the city's neighborhoods Wednesday night. 

A ShotSpotter device activated in the 30's block of Bridge Street around 8:15 p.m., prompting a police investigation. 

Units arrived at the scene and found multiple shell casings, but no injuries were reported after cops canvassed the scene. 

The suspect fled the scene and is at large. 

Police have not released a motive for the shooting at this time.