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2 men wounded in afternoon shooting in Paterson

By Jonathan Greene
Published: June 14, 2017


Two city men were wounded in a shooting on 17th Avenue late Wednesday afternoon, according to police.

Police said the two victims, 28-year-old and 30-year-old, are in stable condition at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.

The 28-year-old was shot in the leg and the 30-year-old was shot in the foot at 5 p.m. when gunfire rang out on 17th Avenue and East 28th Street.

Police continue to investigate the shooting.

12 hours earlier, a 35-year-old man was wounded in a shooting on 12th Avenue and Auburn Street.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives Joehan Suarez or Salvatore Marotta of the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342. Anonymously send information via PatersonPD.com.

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