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ShotSpotter Device Detects Gunfire on East 16th Street in Paterson




By: Jackie Amorine 

Paterson Police reported no injuries in a shits-fired incident in one of the neighborhoods Sunday morning. 

It happened around 2:05 a.m. near the intersection of East 16th and Governor streets.

Police say a ShotSpotter device activated and alerted officers of a shooting. 

Several units arrived and found evidence that a shooting had occurred, but after a search of the community, no victims were located. 

The suspect fled the scene and is at large.

Police have not reported a potential motive for the shooting.