A 34-year-old city man was shot and killed early Saturday morning.
Paterson police said that patrol officers were flagged down in the area of East Main Street and Hillman Street at approximately 1:14 a.m. on a report of a man down. When officers arrived, they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the chest.
The victim was transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased. His name has not been released.
The investigation is active and ongoing. Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to contact the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.