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Paterson police investigate shooting four blocks from School 6 | Paterson Times

Paterson police investigate shooting four blocks from School 6

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The city’s police are investigating a shooting on the corner of Carroll and Governor streets, four blocks away from School 6.

Police responded to reports of a shooting at around 2:53 p.m. at the intersection. A 33-year-old man from Haledon was shot in the area and arrived at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment, according to authorities.

Schools officials said police did not require School 6 to go into lockdown. School 6 lets out students later than other schools, according to officials.

Detectives blocked off the area around the scene of the shooting.

Authorities ask anyone with information to call 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

This report was updated with victim information from the Passaic County Proseuctor’s Office at 9:30 p.m.

 

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