UPDATE: 61-Year-Old Man Shot in Paterson

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald announce that at approximately 9:17, p.m. on December 22, members of the Paterson Police Department were dispatched to the area of Redwood Avenue Paterson, NJ on a report of a shooting.

Upon arrival police located a 61-year-old male Paterson resident who sustained non- fatal gunshot wounds.

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

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.