PATERSON, NJ - A 19-year-old Paterson man became the fourth shooting victim in just over 24 hours Saturday when he was allegedly struck by gunfire in the area of Governor and Carroll Street.

As previously reported, three men were shot, one fatally, outside an apartment complex on Presidential Boulevard on Thursday.

According to law enforcement officials, the man arrived at St. Joseph’s Medical Center for treatment of a non-fatal gunshot wound at approximately 3:50 a.m. leading to the launch of an investigation into the incident.

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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 or to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

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