PATERSON, NJ - A 28-year-old Paterson man who allegedly fled after shooting another city man has been arrested in Boston, authorities announced Friday.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, a joint investigation, in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Boston Police Department Fugitive Task Force, led to the apprehension of Luis M. Doran. 

Doran has been charged with Attempted Murder, First Degree; Unlawful Possession of a Handgun, Second Degree; Possession of a Handgun for an Unlawful Purpose, Second Degree and Certain Persons Not to Have Weapons, Second Degree and faces up to 20 years in prison.

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On the night in question, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of 21st and Madison Avenue on a report of a shooting. Upon arrival the police located a 28-year-old male Paterson resident who sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound. 

Doran is pending an extradition hearing in Boston and the State intends to file a motion for pretrial detention once he is returned to New Jersey.


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