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Three men charged, including two New York corrections officers, in Paterson shooting

By Jonathan Greene
Published: July 19, 2019

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The police arrested three men on Friday in connection with a weekend shooting on Getty Avenue that left a 27-year-old East Orange man with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Police charged Jeffrey Hulse, 29, of Roselle, New Jersey; Keith Hood, 29, of Staten Island, New York; and Rasheim Williams, 26, of Brooklyn, New York.

Hulse is charged with first-degree attempted murder, two counts of second-degree unlawful possession of a handgun, and possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose, authorities said.

Hood and Williams, both New York corrections officers, were charged with second-degree unlawful possession of a handgun.

Authorities said Williams and Hood surrendered to police on Friday.

Police said the shooting happened at 1:09 a.m. on Saturday in the area of Getty Avenue and Hemlock Street. Police found the victim in a building on Getty Avenue and rushed him to St Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.

Hulse faces 10-20 years in prison if convicted on the attempted murder offense. Williams and Hood could face 5-10 years in state prison.


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