On Monday, at approximately 10:14 p.m., the Paterson Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Presidential Boulevard and West Broadway. Upon arrival, officers located a potential crime scene, but no victim was found.
However, a 19-year-old male resident of Paterson arrived at St. Joseph’s University Medical Center shortly after with a non-fatal gunshot wound. He had transported himself to the hospital via private vehicle.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing, and the police have not released any further details.
Contact the Paterson Police Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342 if you have any additional information about this incident.