The Rash of Shootings Continue in Paterson

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                                                                                                                      SHOOTING IN AREA OF NORTH MAIN STREET AND HALEDON AVENUE IN PATERSON

The recent rash of shootings in the City of Paterson continue.  The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office and the Paterson Police Department issued the following press release following the early morning incident on Sunday:

PATERSON, NEW JERSEY: JULY 25, 2021 Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora announce that at approximately 1:30 a.m. on July 25, 2021, members of the Paterson Police Department were notified that a 34-year-old male Paterson resident arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center via private vehicle seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound.

Based upon the initial investigation, it was determined that the victim was shot in the area of North Main Street and Haledon Avenue in Paterson, New Jersey. 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 Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342.