A 16-year-old boy was killed in a shooting on East 19th Street early Thursday evening, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Police found the victim with an apparent gunshot wound lying in the common area of the Madison Apartment complex at 485 East 19th Street at around 7:02 p.m.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities did not release the name of the victim.
Authorities continue to investigate the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.