A man from Belleville was injured in a shooting on Pearl Street in Paterson early Tuesday evening, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The victim, 31-year-old, arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound, police said. Police responded to report of shots fired on Pearl and Carroll streets at around 6:28 p.m.
A crime scene was found, but no victims were located until police were advised by the hospital.
Police continue to investigate the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.