PATERSON, N.J. - Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Deputy Chief Troy Oswald announce that at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 4, 2017, a 16 year old male juvenile of Paterson, New Jersey was shot and killed and a 17 year old male juvenile of Paterson, New Jersey was shot and wounded at 87 Auburn Street, in Paterson, New Jersey. The identities of the victims are being withheld due to their ages. The investigation is active and ongoing.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with information about this incident to contact us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org.

Anyone with additional information may also contact the Paterson Police Department Detective Bureau at (973) 321-1120.