A city man riding a motorized bike on Carroll Street was shot early Sunday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The victim, 19-year-old, was driving the dirt bike up Carroll Street at around 1:58 a.m. He heard shots as his bike passed through the intersection of Harrison Street. He jumped off the dirt bike and realized he had been struck by gunfire.
Police said the victim sustained non-fatal gunshot wounds. He was rushed to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.
Authorities continue to investigate the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.