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Donor Family Returns to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center to Give Thanks

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PATERSON, NJ - After six-week old Melissa Bena was fatally injured in an auto accident in March of 2013, her parents made the decision to donate her organs to others in need.  Baby ...

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Mountain Park Elementary School Second Graders Become Geologists For the Day

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -  Mountain Park second graders transformed into geologists! How? Linda Dressler of High Touch High Tech visited the school on Wednesday and led the ...

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City Man Shot During 4th Ward Robbery on Sunday

By PATERSONPRESS.COM STAFF

November 25, 2012 at 5:48 PM

 

PATERSON, NJ -  A 23-year-old man was shot in the abdomen during an attempted robbery on Governor Street near Rosa Parks Boulevard on Sunday afternoon, police said.

The victim, a resident of Carroll Street, told authorities he was walking home from a neighborhood convenience store at about 12:43 pm when he was approached by a man who demanded his possessions. When the victim said he had nothing on him, the suspect shot him once and fled, police said. The victim is in critical but stable condition at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center, police said.

Detectives were canvassing the neighborhood on Sunday afternoon and also planned to review footage from surveillance cameras in the area, police said.

Authorities are asking that anyone with information about the shooting contact Detective Anthony Hyatt or Detective Carlos Charon of the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.