PATERSON, NJ- A 58-year-old Paterson woman is dead following a Wednesday night shooting, law enforcement officials have said.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to Van Houten Street at approximately 9:22 on a report of shots fired.

Upon their arrival, the officers discovered Diane Jackson lying on the sidewalk with apparent gunshot wounds. Jackson had already succumbed to her wounds and was pronounced deceased at the scene by medical personnel.

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 Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.