45-year-old man injured in Paterson’s third shooting in 12 hours | Paterson Times

45-year-old man injured in Paterson’s third shooting in 12 hours


A city man was injured in a shooting, third within a 12-hour span, on Carroll Street early Friday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Police said the victim, 45-year-old, arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound at around 5:20 a.m.

Earlier in the morning, police received a report of shots fired on Carroll Street. Police officers responded to the area at around 1:40 a.m., but did not find any victims.

Police responded to two other shootings within a 12-hour span.

At 4:55 p.m. on Thursday, a 24-year-old Haledon man was shot on Park Avenue.

At 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, a 33-year-old Paterson man was shot on East 17th Street.

Police continue to investigate the shootings. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

  • John Brown

    just preparing for the coming spring and summer

  • Miss jamaica

    And our mayor and his BA is suggesting a lay off of police. These politicians owed the tax payers of Paterson an apology.

    Here we are paying our taxes and our quality of life continue to be eroded. While they just continue to take.