A man found lying on the sidewalk on Summer Street suffering from a gunshot wound on Tuesday night shot himself, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A teacher, who taught social studies at School 27, was arrested on Monday, for extradition to Arizona.
An administrative law judge ordered the city to reinstate fire captain James Reyes, who was terminated last year for allegedly shoveling snow, bending, and lifting while on leave for work-related injuries, with backpay in a late March decision.
The police arrested members of the street gang “Glock Boys” during a raid at an Arch Street house on Friday evening seizing more than 2,100 glassine envelopes of heroin and two handguns, according to police director Jerry Speziale.
The two men – Eric Kelley and Ralph Lee — who had been convicted in the killing of a video store clerk will not be retried, announced Passaic County prosecutor Camelia Valdes on Friday morning.
A man from Woodland Park was arrested with 968 Ecstasy pills on Wednesday after making an alleged drug sale in Paterson, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
The police raided a house on East 26th Street arresting nine people on drug charges and seizing 2 pounds of marijuana and 0.22 pound of powdered cocaine on Tuesday, according to police director Jerry Speziale.