PATERSON, NJ - A 35-year-old Paterson man suffered a non-fatal gunshot wound on Saturday, police officials said.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, the incident took place in the area of Pacific Street and Levine Street at approximately 6:06 p.m.

Upon arriving to a report of shots fired members of the Paterson Police Department located the victim who was immediately transported to St Joseph’s Regional Medical Center by Paterson Fire Department EMS.

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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.

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