PATERSON, NJ - Police are investigating the shooting of a 17-year-old Michigan girl that occurred in the city early Sunday morning.

According to a release from the Paterson Police Department and Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes, the teen sustained multiple gunshot wounds in an incident near the corner of Carroll Street and 12th Avenue shortly before 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

The victim was transported to St. Joseph's Medical Center for treatment.

Anyone with information on the incident may contact the prosecutor's office tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.