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UPDATE: 79-Year-Old Man Injured in Paterson Triple Shooting

By rlsmetro on
Paterson

Passaic County reported that at approximately 3:38 p.m. Sunday, Paterson Police officers were dispatched to the area of Clinton and North Main streets in Paterson on a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, police located a potential crime scene and a 79-year-old Paterson man struck by bullets. 

Police said a 26-year-old and a 29-year-old man, both Paterson residents, entered St. Joseph’s Medical Center suffering bullet wounds. They sustained non-fatal gunshot wounds.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact them on their tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.