Paterson man hurt in Manchester Avenue shooting | Paterson Times

Paterson man hurt in Manchester Avenue shooting


A man was wounded in a shooting on Manchester Avenue on Thursday night.

The victim, 21, was struck by gunfire on Manchester and Crosby avenues at around 9:40 p.m.

Police were called to North 3rd and Jefferson streets on report of a shooting at the time. They found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound and transported him to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center for treatment.

A preliminary investigation determined the shooting occurred on Manchester Avenue. Police found a potential crime scene at the location.

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