Paterson woman injured in 6th Avenue shooting | Paterson Times

Paterson woman injured in 6th Avenue shooting


A city woman was injured in a shooting on 6th Avenue early Sunday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

The victim, 33-year-old, arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound, authorities said.

Police believe the victim was shot on 6th Avenue and East 24th Street at around 1:14 a.m. Police had responded to report of shots fired in the area, but could not locate a victim. A crime scene was located in the area.

She is the second woman shot in Paterson this weekend. On Friday night, 43-year-old Petra Rhoden was shot while making a DoorDash delivery in the area of Harrison Street and Rosa Parks Boulevard.

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information is being asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.