PATERSON, NJ - Law enforcement officials are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Ismael Marrero, a suspect in the November 18 shooting of a 23-year-old Paterson man

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, an investigation into the incident revealed that three men approached the victim to rob him, and in the course of the robbery shot him.

Luis Romero was arrested and charged two days later while a second suspect, identified as a juvenile was arrested November 27. Marrero, the report states, remains at large. 

Sign Up for Paterson Newsletter
Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust.

Members of the public are urged not to approach Marrero if they see him, and are asked to contact Detective Ricardo Ferreira at 862-881-2122 to report his whereabouts.  

Follow us on Facebook and sign up for TAPinto Paterson E-News alerts to be the first to read about all things Paterson!

Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for Android - Click here for iOS for breaking news, traffic/weather alerts and special offers.

Know a story we should share with readers? Email editor Steve Lenox and tell him about it.