Police & Fire

Two Paterson Men Injured in Overnight Shooting

PATERSON, NJ – Two Paterson men were shot Sunday morning in the area of 620 Main Street.

According to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office the Paterson Police Department responded to Saint Joseph’s Medical Center at approximately 1:55 a.m. after being advised that a 21-year old male was seeking treatment for a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

A short time later a second Paterson male, 27, sought treatment for similar injuries.

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Based on the initial investigation it was determined that both victims were injured at the same time and location.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

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

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