Police & Fire

Mace Used on Robbery Victim

PATERSON, NJ - A man walking on 21st Avenue early Friday morning was sprayed in the face with mace and then robbed.

According to Paterson police, the 45-year-old victim was walking in the 300 block of 21st Avenue at around 4 a.m. when the assailant, of whom no description was provided, got the victim's attention and then maced him. While he was overcome, the victim's wallet and cell phone were stolen.

It was unclear how many suspects took part in the assault and robbery.

Anyone with information on the incident can call (973) 321-1120.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Like

Sign Up for E-News

Paterson

Upcoming Events

Fri, April 28, 10:30 AM

North Salem Firehouse, North Salem

BETTER BALANCE PLUS

Education Health & Wellness

Fri, April 28, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Sat, April 29, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Paterson Activist Corey Teague endorses Republican Robert A. Quinn at Campaign Kickoff in Piscataway

April 26, 2017

(Somerset, NJ) – Robert A. Quinn, officially kicked off his campaign for New Jersey Assembly April 20, at Gabriele's Bar & Grill in Piscataway, one of the five towns in Legislative District 17. 

Supporters and fellow candidates from all levels of state and local office attended. 

In a statement on Facebook and during his speech, Corey Teague, a  Democrat said, ...