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UPDATE: Two Victims Shot on Godwin Avenue in Paterson

By rlsmetro on
Paterson

Authorities in Passaic County Prosecutor said at approximately 3:55 p.m., police were dispatched to Godwin Avenue and Auburn Street on a report of shots fired. 

Upon arrival, police found a 24-year-old male Paterson resident who sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound inside a building in the area of Godwin Avenue and Auburn Street.

Police say the victim was immediately transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson for treatment.

According to police, a potential crime scene was located outside the building where the shooting victim was found.

According to police, members of the Paterson Police Department were then advised a 44-year-old male Paterson resident arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment of 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 tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.