PATERSON, NJ - A 17-year-old Paterson boy is in critical condition after being shot Sunday night. A second victim, 14, was also injured in the incident that took place at approximately 11:00 p.m. in the area of East 18th and Governor Street.

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora have reported that both teens were transported to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment and that an investigation is 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 or to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

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