A woman was killed and a man was wounded in a shooting on Butler Street early Sunday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Police said 35-year-old Stephanie Caro of Paterson was found lying in the alleyway next to 120 Butler Street with apparent gunshot wounds at around 1:21 a.m. A second victim, 35-year-old, also of Paterson, was located in front of 118 Butler Street. He suffered gunshot wounds.
Medics pronounced Caro dead at the scene. The man was taken to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment. He is in stable condition.
Police continue to investigate the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.