Park Avenue shooting video released by cops | Paterson Times

Park Avenue shooting video released by cops

Police have released the video of a September 21st, 2013, shooting on Park Avenue that left three people wounded. In the video there is a dark figure, dressed in gray sweatshirt, passing on a bicycle releasing bullets, while a group of people on a street corner are hanging out.

An individuals, standing on the other side of the street, notices the gunshots, and ducks for cover; the suspect is seen entering a housing unit with the bicycle at the end of the clip.

At 12:45 a.m. on Saturday, September 21st, 2013, three people standing in the corner of Park Avenue and East 18 Street were wounded by the suspect. When police responded to the shooting there were no victims present because they had managed to transport themselves to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.

“The Paterson Police Department Ceasefire Unit is asking for assistance from the public with information regarding a shooting incident which occurred in the early morning hours on Saturday September 21st,” reads a statement from police. Detectives are asking any person with information about the shooting to dial 973-321-1342.