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UPDATE: Plainfield Resident Found Shot in Paterson


Authorities in Passaic County reported that at approximately 11:53 p.m. Saturday, Paterson Police responded to the area of Clinton and North Main streets on a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, police located a potential crime scene, but no victim was found.

Shortly after that, Paterson Police officials were advised that a 41- year-old male Plainfield resident had arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center via private vehicle seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.

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 or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.