UPDATE: Three 14-Year-Olds Shot in Paterson

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald announce that at approximately 8:44, p.m. on October 14, 2019, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of Hamilton Avenue and Summer Street Paterson, on a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival officials say police located three 14-year-old juvenile victims who sustained nonfatal gunshot wounds.

All three victims were transported to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson for treatment.

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.