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Michigan Teen Shot Near Carroll Street and 12th Ave.

August 21, 2017

PATERSON, NJ - Police are investigating the shooting of a 17-year-old Michigan girl that occurred in the city early Sunday morning.

According to a release from the Paterson Police Department and Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes, the teen sustained multiple gunshot wounds in an incident near the corner of Carroll Street and 12th Avenue shortly before 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

The victim was ...

Three Members of E. 19th St. Family Charged With Drug Offenses in Paterson

PATERSON, NJ - An East 19th Street drug raid Thursday evening resulted in the arrests of three city residents who are members of the same family.

Paterson police arrested Miguel Rodriguez, age 49, Miguel Rodriguez Jr., age 28, and Marta Rodriguez, age 55, Thursday and charged them with possession of marijuana, cocaine, Roxicet, a 9mm handgun and drug paraphernalia, according to a release from ...

Paterson Police Arrest 3 in Connection with 13 Robberies in City

PATERSON, NJ - Three suspects charged with committing 13 robberies in the city over a four-month span were arrested Tuesday by Paterson police.

Jahrie Samudio, 36; Jimmie Jones, 35; and a 16-year-old juvenile male--all Paterson residents-- are suspected of committing 13 armed robberies, many in the Riverside section of the city, between April and July of this year.

According to police, ...

Paterson Man Wounded in Carroll Street Shooting

PATERSON, NJ - A 31-year-old Paterson man was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound after Paterson police responded to a report of shots fired early Friday near 92 Carroll Street, according to Deputy Paterson Police Chief Heriberto Rodriguez.

After responding to the call of gunfire at 3:27 a.m., Aug. 4, and canvassing the area, police found a male Paterson resident who suffered a ...

Paterson Man Arrested and Charged in Connection with Hit-and-Run of Passaic County Sheriff Officer

PATERSON, NJ - Alexander Ramos, 36, of Paterson was arrested and charged Thursday with "Endangering an Injured Victim" in a hit-and-run incident that injured a county sheriff's officer on July 31, according to Passaic County Prosecutor Carmelia M. Valdes.

Ramos is alleged to have been driving a 2000 Honda Accord when struck Passaic County Sheriff's Officer Kenny Ramos, ...

Paterson Police Report Shooting Near North Main and Arch Street; Paterson Woman Wounded

PATERSON, NJ - A 56-year-old Paterson woman suffered a single gunshot wound early Tuesday morning when gunshots were reportedly fired near 32 Jefferson Street, according to Deputy Paterson Police Chief Heriberto Rodriguez.

The victim, who was not identified, was immediately transported to the hospital and later released.

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes announced that the ...

Three Paterson Residents Arrested on Drug Charges

PATERSON, NJ - Three Paterson residents were arrested Wednesday and charged with various drug offenses after the Paterson Police Department's Narcotics Division conducted an investigation in the area of 150 E. 25th Street.

Jonathan Mejia, age 29, Camilo Mejia, 25, and Vanessa Gonzalez, 35, were arrested. Police seized 13 bags containing more than 2 pounds of marijuana, two bags filled with ...

Paterson Man Arrested on Two Counts of Attempted Murder for June 14 Shootings

PATERSON, NJ - A Paterson man has been arrested and charged with two counts of attempted murder relating to shootings that occurred in the city a month ago.

Jaronn Stokes, 30, was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of attempted murder and several weapons offenses in connection with the shooting in the late afternoon hours of June 14 of two victims who sustained non-fatal gunshot ...

Paterson Man Charged with Heroin Possession

PATERSON, NJ - A 23-year-old Paterson resident has been arrested and charged with heroin possession, police announced on Wednesday.

Ricardo Murdock, a resident of Broadway in the city, was arrested Tuesday night after he was found with 2,312 glassines of heroin.

According to a release from the Paterson Police Department, narcotics detectives conducted a drug investigation in the area of 324 ...

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