Paterson shooting leaves 57-year-old woman hurt | Paterson Times

Paterson shooting leaves 57-year-old woman hurt


A city woman was wounded in a shooting on 12th Avenue on Wednesday night, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Police responded to 72 12th Avenue on report of shots fired at around 8:59 p.m. The victim, 57-year-old, was located in her apartment with a non-fatal gunshot wound.

The victim was rushed to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Police recovered shell casing and a handgun from her apartment, authorities said. Authorities did not disclose further details as to how the woman was shot. Whether she injured herself or someone else shot her inside her apartment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.