Passaic County officials announced that at approximately 10:26 p.m. on Monday, members of the Clifton Police Department were dispatched to the area of Fleischer Place and Mahar Avenue in Clifton on a report of shots fired.
Police say responding officers located a victim, 34-year-old male Belleville resident.
According to police, he was transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson for treatment of a non-fatal gunshot wound.
The victim is in stable condition police said.
Officers located evidence of a crime scene in the area of Fleischer Place and Mahar Avenue, Clifton.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Clifton Police Detective Bureau at 973-470-5908.