Paterson man hurt in Summer Street shooting | Paterson Times

Paterson man hurt in Summer Street shooting


A shooting investigation is underway in Paterson following the hospitalization of a 31-year-old man with gunshot wounds.

The incident unfolded Saturday at 4:36 p.m., leading law enforcement to the intersection of Summer and Fulton streets after receiving reports of a possible shooting. Initially, no victims were found at the scene, but police were later informed that the injured man had arrived at St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in a private vehicle for treatment of his wounds.

The victim, a resident of Paterson, is being treated for injuries deemed non-life-threatening. Details surrounding the shooting, including potential suspects or a motive, are still being investigated, with no further information immediately available.

Authorities are urging anyone with information about the incident to assist in the investigation by contacting the police Shooting Investigation Unit at 973-321-1342.