No Leads In Sunday Afternoon Homicide In Paterson

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                                                                                                                      HOMICIDE AT 434 10TH AVENUE IN PATERSON

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora announce that approximately 2:41 p.m. on Sunday, June 20, 2021, members of the Paterson Police Department were dispatched to 434 10th Avenue in Paterson, New Jersey in response to a report of an assault. Upon their arrival, officers located Tremaine Thomas, 43-years-old from Paterson lying inside the store with blunt force injuries. Paterson Fire Department personnel arrived on scene and treated Mr. Thomas, who was transported to Saint Joseph’s Medical Center. A short time later, Mr. Thomas succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.

The investigation remains active and ongoing. More information will be released once it becomes available.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org or contact the Paterson Police Detective Bureau at 973-321-1120.