PATERSON, NJ - An investigation is continuing into an overnight shooting that left an 18-year-old Paterson man with a non-fatal gunshot wound Sunday.

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald members of the Paterson Police Department  responded to the area of 144-146 North Main Street at approximately 2:50 a.m. on a report of shots fired.

While police located evidence of a crime scene there was no victim in the area, the report continued. A short time later law enforcement officials were advised that the mad had arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment.

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.