3 people shot, 1 fatally, in broad daylight Paterson shooting | Paterson Times

3 people shot, 1 fatally, in broad daylight Paterson shooting


Three people were wounded in a shooting on Broadway on Tuesday afternoon, according to police.

The victims – 23-year-old man from Riverdale, 19-year-old from Elmwood Park, and 57-year-old from Paterson – were struck by gunfire at around 3:47 p.m. on Broadway and Rosa Parks Boulevard.

Authorities said the Riverdale man was shot in the chest and died. The Elmwood Park man was shot in the torso and is in critical condition. And the Paterson man was shot in the leg and is in stable condition.

Police continue to investigate the triple shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.

  • Bsp

    I live in paterson and this is a damn shame all these shootings needs to stop.

    • John

      These shooting will stop when all these low lives are dead.

  • Ablej

    It's ok we are giving developers millions in tax breaks to build luxury apartments that will be section 8 in no time . You know because we will make paterson better

    • John

      I didn't get it. So the developer had the people shot or the savages continue to kill themselves all throughout America. Where's BLM? Point the finger on these low lives don't deflect

      • Ablej

        I know you don't get it, and you never will.

        • John

          Able your suggestion, comment or statement makes no sense. If it were not for this developer no one would have even invested money in this jungle. You don't get it? This white man is saving Paterson

          • Ablej

            Lmao .yes just what we need in paterson more luxury apartments that will be section 8 in a few years.

  • J. Brown.

    An all those cops up and down Broadway. Didn't make a difference. They congregate
    In a group on the corner on their cellphone s talking to whoever.

    • John

      Brown. You are dealing with animals here. Don't blame the police, blame to low lives

  • Leo Sanchez

    Where are they state trooper helped

    • John

      Where's the AG puppet?

  • John

    Where's BLM? Of shooter was black