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UPDATE: 36-Year-Old Woodland Park Man Shot in Paterson

Woodland Park Paterson

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald announce that at approximately 4:03, a.m., members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of Summer Street and Broadway Paterson, NJ on a report of shots fired.

Authorities say upon arrival the police were unable to locate a victim or crime scene according to authorities.

A short time later, the police were notified that a Passaic County Sherriff’s Department Patrol car was following a private vehicle to Saint Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson with a shooting victim inside.

The shooting victim who was identified as a 36-year-old male Woodland Park resident is being treated for a non-fatal gunshot wound according to police.

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 Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.