Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora announce that at approximately 1:50 a.m., members of the Paterson Police Department were dispatched to the area of Market Street and Madison Street in Paterson on a report of shots fired.
Upon arrival members of the Paterson Police Department located evidence of a crime scene and a 25-year-old male and a 22-year-old female, both Paterson residents who sustained non-fatal gunshot wounds.
Police said the victims were immediately transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.