16-year-old boy shot in the leg on Rosa Parks Boulevard | Paterson Times

16-year-old boy shot in the leg on Rosa Parks Boulevard


A city boy was shot in the leg in a shooting on Rosa Parks Boulevard and Godwin Avenue on Thursday night, according to police.

Police made it to the scene at 9 p.m. and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the lower leg. He was taken to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.

The boy is in stable condition at the hospital, police said. He was with a group of people at the intersection when shots were fired.

Police are canvasing the area for witnesses and seeking community assistance to resolve the case. Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives Rolando Polio or Edgar Torres of the Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

  • http://www.facebook.com/animalabusewar Animal Abuse War

    everyone knows there are constant shootings there,yet they continue to keep hanging out there.Parents are extremely aware of how dangerous it is to have kids loose in the streets,yet they continue to be pos parents leaving kids loose in the streets.i find myself posting albert einstein's words on post after post about paterson.i am sure paterson's problem IS insanity.
    "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results". Albert Einstein

  • MarquinhoGaucho

    They should just put a sign on that corner "If you want to die, stand here"