A pair of men from Passaic City were wounded in a shooting in Paterson early Saturday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The victims, 26 and 19, were struck by gunfire on 5th Avenue and East 11th Street at around 3:45 a.m.
The 26-year-old was found at the scene suffering from a non-fatal gunshot wound. He was taken to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment. The 19-year-old arrived via private vehicle seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.
Earlier a man was shot and killed on Belle Avenue.
Police continue to investigate the shooting incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.