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Body discovered in basement during Paterson house fire

At approximately 11:48 p.m. on Sunday, firefighters were called to a residential fire at 465 Hamilton Avenue in Paterson, where they discovered the body of a deceased male in the basement while battling the blaze.


Paterson man found dead following Straight Street fight

A man was found dead early Monday morning following a reported fight in Paterson, according to police. The incident occurred at approximately 1:54 a.m., when officers were dispatched to the intersection of Straight Street and 16th Avenue.


Paterson man hurt in North 6th Street shooting

Authorities are currently investigating a shooting incident that occurred in Paterson, leaving a 21-year-old man injured. The incident was reported near North 6th Street and Clinton Street at approximately 5:24 p.m. on Friday.


15-year-old hurt in Paterson shooting on North 8th Street

A 15-year-old was treated for a non-fatal gunshot wound at St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson on Tuesday afternoon. The incident prompted a response from the police to investigate the circumstances surrounding the injury.






Paterson brothers bring home gold, bronze medals from California jiu-jitsu competition

A pair of brothers known for bringing home gold from national and international jiu-jitsu competitions did it again. Jason Dixon and Jalen Mitchell returned to Paterson with gold and bronze medals from the Pan IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship, biggest martial arts competition in the world for kids, held in Long Beach, Calf. last Sunday.