Newark man wounded in Paterson shooting, police say | Paterson Times

Newark man wounded in Paterson shooting, police say


A Newark man was wounded in a shooting in Paterson early Sunday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

The victim, 22-year-old, was struck by gunfire at around 12:30 a.m. on East 23rd Street and Park Avenue in Paterson.

Authorities said the victim managed to get himself transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment. His injuries are non-fatal, police said.

Police continue to investigate the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.

  • TK Kirkland

    That gas station on Park Ave between E.22nd/E.23rd has been crime plagued for years! The funny part is that; they have an off-duty cop working security lol

    • HankMorgan

      That’s hilarious!!!!! What are you doing to help improve the situation besides laughing at it?????

      • TK Kirkland

        The same as you…absolutely NOTHING!!!!

        • John Brown


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