A 22-year-old man was injured in a shooting in the area of Main and Weiss streets in the city’s second shooting on Monday night, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Authorities said the victim, a city resident, was at the intersection at around 9:56 p.m. when gunfire rang out.
Police received information a man with a non-fatal gunshot wound had arrived at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment.
Three hours earlier, a 25-year-old man was wounded in a shooting on Market and Pennington streets, according to police.
Police responded to report of a shooting at around 7:08 p.m. A short time later, a shooting victim arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.
Anyone with information about either of the two shootings is asked to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.