Two men were hanging about Rosa Parks Boulevard and Warren Street at around 1:30am on Tuesday when gunshots were fired in the area.
One of the man was shot and remained lying on the street; another managed to be transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.
The area near Rosa Parks Boulevard is considered to be one of the most violent in Paterson. Shootings are common place more in the warm seasons than others.
Paterson Police are investigating the incident.