Passaic County authorities reported that at approximately 10:40 p.m. Wednesday, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of Park Avenue and Carroll Street after hearing shots fired in the area.
Upon arrival, police located a potential crime scene, but no victim was located.
A short time later, police were notified that a 23-year-old male and an 18-year-old male both Paterson residents had arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson via private vehicles seeking treatment for 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 us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.