PATERSON, NJ - An investigation is underway into an overnight incident that left a 21-year old Prospect Park man with a non-fatal gunshot wound.
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 Belmont Avenue at approximately 12:39 a.m on Sunday on a report of shots fired.
Upon arrival police found the wounded victim inside a residence and he was immediately transported to Saint Joseph’s Medical Center by Paterson Fire Department EMS for treatment.
As of this time no crime scene has been located.
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 email@example.com or to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.
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