Paterson man, 21, killed in Hamilton Avenue shooting identified | Paterson Times Paterson Times

Paterson man, 21, killed in Hamilton Avenue shooting identified

By Jayed Rahman
Published: September 13, 2016

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Police said 21-year-old city resident Sean Brittingham was killed outside of 185 Hamilton Avenue in a shooting early Tuesday morning.

Brittingham was struck by gunfire at about 2:25 a.m. this morning, said police. He was provided medical aid at the scene and transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Police said the victim died while in the operating room.

This is the city’s 11th shooting this month. So far this month, 9 people have been wounded and 2 people died after being shot.

The city experienced a bloody August which spilled into September. Every weekend there have been shootings in the city.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact detectives Ralph Fermin, Kevin Matos, and Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office detective Paul Wefing at 973-321-1120.


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