A city man driving on North 6th Street during the early morning hours of Tuesday was shot at by an unknown suspect and was wounded in the forehead, according to the Paterson Police Department.
The victim, 24-year-old, was driving on North 6th and Clinton streets, when an unknown suspect fired at his vehicle at around 1:10 a.m. on Tuesday, police said.
“The victim was struck while going through the intersection, causing him to lose control and strike a vehicle parked on North 6 Street,” Patrick Murray, head of the Ceasefire Unit, said.
The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the forehead, police said. He was rushed to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.
Murray said the victim is in stable condition at the hospital.
Anyone with information is being urged to contact Ceasefire Detective Rolando Polio or Prosecutor’s Detective Michael Boone of the Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342. Information can also be anonymously sent through PatersonPD.com.