A city man was injured in a shooting on Butler Street late Monday night, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The victim, 25-year-old, was shot at around 11:36 p.m. Police responded to report of a shooting in the area of Mercer and Franklin streets, but could not locate a victim or crime scene. A short time later, police were advised a man had been shot on Butler Street.
Police said the victim sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound. He was rushed to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.
Authorities continue to investigate the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.