PATERSON, NJ - A 56-year-old Paterson woman suffered a single gunshot wound early Tuesday morning when gunshots were reportedly fired near 32 Jefferson Street, according to Deputy Paterson Police Chief Heriberto Rodriguez.

The victim, who was not identified, was immediately transported to the hospital and later released.

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes announced that the shooting occurred at approximately 12:12 a.m. on August 1.  No arrests have been made. 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 tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact
the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.