Police & Fire

Paterson Man Shot Multiple Times Thursday Afternoon


PATERSON, NJ- A 26-year-old Paterson man was shot multiple times Thursday afternoon.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of Carroll Street at approximately 4:16 p.m. Upon arrival they found a possible crime scene but were unable to locate the victim.

A short time later, the report read, police were notified that a 26-year-old male Paterson resident had arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment for non-fatal gunshot wounds.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact them on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org or the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

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