PATERSON, NJ - An investigation is ongoing after two Paterson men, 26 and 39, arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment of non-fatal gunshot wounds Saturday afternoon.
According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora members of the Paterson Police Department were advised of the incident at approximately 4:10 p.m.
Police were later told that a shooting incident occurred in the area of Elizabeth Street and Getty Avenue and subsequently located a potential crime scene.
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 to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.
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