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Two Injured in Paterson Shooting


By: Tracie Carter 

Two gunshot victims suffered non-fatal injuries in a Paterson neighborhood shooting Thursday night. 

It happened around 11:17 p.m. in the area of 138 Belmont Avenue. 

Police responded to reports of shots fired in the area and when they arrived, officers found two individuals suffering gunshot wounds. 

One injured victim was struck in the theory leg while the other was shot in the arm. 

Police say the victim is reportedly a black male who fled northbound on 8th Street immediately after the shooting. 

No arrests have been reported.