A 35-year-old man was wounded in the leg on 12th Avenue and Auburn Street early Wednesday morning, according to police.
Police said the victim was shot at 5 a.m. Police could not locate the victim at the intersection after responding to reports of shots fired. He was located on Straight and Governor Streets and taken to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment, said police.
The victim is in stable condition, said police.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact detectives Francisco Brito or Christopher Ravaleese of the Paterson Police Ceasfire Unit at 973-321-1342 or anonymously send information via PatersonPD.com.