HAWTHORNE, N.J. – A 27-year-old Paterson man was shot in Hawthorne before dawn Thursday, said authorities who were searching for the person responsible.
The victim was shot in the are of 55 Westervelt Avenue around 5:20 a.m., authorities said.
He was treated at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson.
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes asked that anyone who saw something or has information that can help find the shooter contact her office at 1-877-370-PCPO or firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Hawthorne PD: (973) 427-1800 .
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