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UPDATE: Gunmen Inside Moving Car Fires Shots at 20-Year-Old Man in Paterson


Passaic County Officials said at approximately 3:34 p.m. on July 4, 2021, members of the Paterson Police Department were advised that a 20-year-old male Paterson resident arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Based on the initial investigation, official say  it was determined that the victim was walking in the area of 20th Avenue and Gray Street when an unknown individual fired gunshots from a passing motor vehicle.

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.