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UPDATE: 15-Year-Old Boy Among Three Struck by Gunfire in Passaic


“ By: Richard L. Smith 

Passaic County officials said that at approximately 7:41 p.m. Tuesday, Passaic Police responded to the area of Gregory Avenue and Madison Street on a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, police located a potential crime scene and a 26-year-old male, a 22-year-old male and a 15-year-old juvenile, all from Passaic, suffering from non-fatal gunshot wounds.

Police said aid was immediately rendered to the victims, and they were each transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson for treatment.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or or contact the Passaic Police Department at 973-365-3900.