UPDATE: 40-Year-Old Man Struck by Gunfire in Passaic

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Passaic Police Chief Luis A. Guzman announce that at approximately 3:14, a.m. on November 2, members of the Passaic Police Department responded to a business located in the area of Main Avenue Passaic, on a call of a disturbance.

Upon arrival members of the Passaic Police Department were advised an individual had been shot inside the business and left.

A short time later members of the Passaic Police Department located a 40-year-old male Passaic resident in the area of Elliot Street who was suffering from a non-fatal gunshot wound.

The victim was immediately transported to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson for treatment.

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.