A city man became the ninth shooting victim in Paterson in a three-day span early Saturday morning.
The victim, 27-year-old, was located outside of 210 Walnut Street suffering from a gunshot wound at around 12:14 a.m., according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Authorities said the victim sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound. He was rushed to Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.
The victim was the target of a robbery, according to law enforcement officials. He lives in the vicinity of the shooting.
Police continue to investigate the incidents. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342