Paterson man hurt in 12th Avenue shooting | Paterson Times

Paterson man hurt in 12th Avenue shooting


A city man was wounded in a shooting on 12th Avenue early Sunday morning.

The victim, 32-year-old, arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Police believe he was struck by gunfire on 12th Avenue and East 23rd Street at around 6:25 a.m.

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

  • Resident41

    When I read the headline I said to someone, hey I’ll bet you 100 bucks it happened at 12th and 23rd Lmao. People stand at that corner on purpose to get shot I think. People will stay away for a few days but by next week they’ll be there waiting for it to happen all over again, like squirrels.