16-year-old injured in Paterson shooting on 12th Avenue | Paterson Times

16-year-old injured in Paterson shooting on 12th Avenue


A 16-year-old was hospitalized following a shooting incident in Paterson on Sunday afternoon. Authorities were alerted to the incident around 2:39 p.m., with officers promptly dispatched to the intersection of 12th Avenue and Auburn Street.

Upon arrival, police discovered the teenage victim, who had sustained gunshot injuries. The individual was swiftly transported to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center in Paterson for treatment of non-fatal wounds. Officials reported that a potential crime scene was identified in the vicinity.

The police are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting. Members of the community with any information related to the incident are urged to come forward and assist by contacting the police Shooting Investigation Unit at 973-321-1342.

  • John

    Where is that BLM?