PATERSON, NJ - A 22-year-old Paterson man faces Attempted Murder and other charges in connection with a shooting incident that he was allegedly as involved in on September 6.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora, Alexander Carrasquillo, was arrested at approximately 1:10 a.m. Saturday during a motor vehicle stop in the area of Summer Street and Ellison Street. 

Carrasquillo’s arrest stems from an incident that left a 23-year-old Paterson man with non-fatal gunshot wounds in the area of Governor Street and Auburn Street. 

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

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