Man becomes 10th person shot in Paterson in six days | Paterson Times Paterson Times

Man becomes 10th person shot in Paterson in six days

By Jonathan Greene
Published: July 15, 2020

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A city man was wounded in a shooting on West Broadway early Wednesday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

The victim, 34-year-old, arrived at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center at around 1:41 a.m. seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Police believe the victim was struck by gunfire in the area of West Broadway and Belmont Avenue. He became the 10th shooting victim in Paterson in the past six days as violence rages in the streets.

The investigation remains active and ongoing, authorities said. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.


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