A city man was found shot to death in the rear yard of an East 18th Street house on Tuesday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Dante Whyte, 20, was founded in the yard of 431 East 18th Street at around 8 a.m., according to police. Police were called by the houses’ residents about a dead body in his backyard.
Police found the victim with multiple gunshot wounds, authorities said. Authorities continue to investigate the homicide.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact authorities at 1-877-370-PCPO or [email protected] or contact the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.