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Prospect Park man killed in Paterson shooting

By Jonathan Greene
Published: November 4, 2019


A Prospect Park man was killed in a shooting early Monday afternoon in Paterson, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Niyam Deloatch, 20-year-old, was found with apparent gunshot wounds at around 1:01 p.m. after police received information about a shooting on North 1st Street and Haledon Avenue.

Deloatch was rushed to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center. He died from his injuries a short time later, police said.

Investigation into the incident is ongoing, authorities said. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.

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