3 men arrested after chain snatching | Paterson Times

3 men arrested after chain snatching


Three men, who snatched a chain from around the neck of man who was visiting Paterson, were arrested after a chase through Hawthorne, according to Paterson Police.

The victim, a resident of Lincoln Park, was visiting a friend near 2nd Avenue and East 19th Street, at around 9pm on Sunday, when the three men got out of a vehicle and approached him from behind. The three managed to snatch the man’s chain, and after doing so jumped into their vehicle and drove off towards Hawthorne.

The victim got into his friend’s vehicle, and chased down the three suspects. After a chase the three individuals: Shaquille Brewington, 19, of Christina Place, Vanif Gossett, 18, of North 5th Street, and Michael Lucky, 18, of Pearl Street — all from Paterson, were arrested.