17-year-old hurt in Paterson shooting | Paterson Times

17-year-old hurt in Paterson shooting


A 17-year-old was taken to Hackensack University Medical Center with a non-fatal gunshot wound following a shooting incident in Paterson, authorities stated. The incident occurred in the vicinity of Montclair Avenue and Paxton Street, around 1:25 a.m. on Thursday.

Due to the victim’s juvenile status, further personal details have not been made available. The police were informed of the shooting after the teenager arrived at the hospital seeking medical attention for the gunshot injury.

The investigation into this shooting is ongoing,

Police are urging anyone with information about the shooting to come forward and assist by contacting the Paterson Police Shooting Investigation Unit at 973-321-1342.