1 dead, 1 wounded in Paterson shooting | Paterson Times

1 dead, 1 wounded in Paterson shooting


A man was killed and another wounded in a shooting on Putnam Street on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Police said a 19-year-old man, who was shot in the abdomen, died from his injuries. They said a 29-year-old, who was shot in the leg, is in stable condition.

Both victims were shot on Putnam Street and Rosa Parks Boulevard at around 3:18 p.m. Both arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment after the incident.

Investigation is active and ongoing, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call the the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.