PATERSON, NJ - A 23-year-old Lodi man was shot to death in Paterson late Sunday afternoon.

According to Capt. Heriberto Rodriquez, Oneil Linton, whose last known address was in Lodi, was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound in the 500 block of 14th Avenue in Paterson shortly after 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Police were responding to reports of multiple shots fired in the area of 14th Avenue and East 22nd Street.