A 37-year-old man from Elizabeth was wounded in a shooting on 10th Avenue late Saturday afternoon, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Authorities said a 46-year-old Paterson woman was also assaulted in the same incident. Police responded to 447 10th Avenue on report of a burglary at around 3:50 p.m.
The female victim met and directed officers to a basement area that had the male victim with non-fatal gunshot wound inside, authorities said.
Both man and woman were taken to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment, authorities said.
Authorities are asking anyone with information to contact tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or [email protected] or contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.