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UPDATE: 18-Year-Old Found Shot in Paterson

By rlsmetro on
Paterson

Police in Paterson reported that at approximately 1:10 a.m. today, officers responded to the area of East 24th Street and 15th Ave. after a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, police located a potential crime scene, but no victim was found.

A short time later, Paterson Police were notified that an 18-year-old male Paterson resident arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment for multiple non-fatal gunshot wounds.

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 tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.