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Teen Arrested for Possessing a Loaded Weapon in Paterson


Police in Paterson took a juvenile in custody and charged him with possession of a weapon Saturday. 

Police investigating in the 70's block of Keen Street were informed that a suspect had a gun around 12:47 a.m. 

According to reports, officers canvassed the area, found the suspect fitting the description, and attempted to question the subject. 

Police say the suspect fled on foot but was captured a short distance away.

A weapon was recovered during the investigation, but no injuries were reported.