Man Shot As He Exited Store | Paterson Times

Man Shot As He Exited Store


A man after walking to a corner store bought cigarettes, and after exiting the store, a black male approached him, pointed a pistol, and asked the man for everything he had, when the man said he had nothing, the gun wielding male shot him.

The incident unfolded Sunday afternoon at around 12:30pm near Governor and Carroll streets.

Police were called after the gunshot was fired, and upon arrival they found a man bleeding on the steps of a local home; the man was taken to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.

Paterson Police are asking anyone with information related to this shooting to call 973-321-1342.