UPDATE: 34-Year-Old Paterson Man Shot in Passaic; Critical Injuries

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Passaic Police Chief Luis A. Guzman announced that at approximately 2:07, a.m. on Friday morning members of the Passaic Police Department responded to the area of Wall Street on a report of a shooting.

Upon arrival members of the Passaic Police Department located evidence of a crime scene as well as a 34-year-old male Paterson resident who sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Police say the victim was immediately transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson for treatment and is in critical condition.

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 Passaic Police Department at 973-365-3900.