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Category Archives: Assault Offenses

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Man Shot, Woman Assaulted During Burglary in Paterson, NJ

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Paterson police are investigating a burglary that reportedly ended with one person being shot and another person being violently assaulted. The crime happened at a residence on the 400 block of 10th Avenue in Paterson, NJ. According to law enforcement, someone gained access to the residence while the homeowner was away. At some point during… Continue Reading

Police Capture Three Suspects in Paterson NJ Shooting

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Paterson New Jersey police officers arrested three men who were reportedly responsible for a shooting that left a teen girl with critical wounds. The suspects are a 20-year-old man, a 22-year-old man, and a 24-year-old man, all of whom are from Paterson in Passaic County, New Jersey. According to authorities, the three suspects committed the… Continue Reading

Paterson Police Investigate Shooting That Injured Local Teenager

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Paterson law enforcement is investigating a shooting on a local street that resulted in a teenager sustaining serious injuries. The violent shooting happened a short time after 10:30 p.m. According to Passaic County NJ law enforcement officials, the 15-year-old victim was walking on Carroll Street in Paterson NJ when someone used a firearm to shoot… Continue Reading

Paterson Cops Look for Suspect in Shooting on City Street

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Paterson New Jersey police are investigating a non-fatal shooting incident on a city street that resulted in the victim being hospitalized. The violent crime was reportedly committed just after 10:00 p.m. in the area of Summer Street and Oak Street in Paterson, NJ. According to law enforcement, the victim was walking along Summer Street when… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Authorities Search for Shooter

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Paterson NJ law enforcement is actively investigating a violent shooting incident during the early morning hours of Sunday. The incident occurred a short time after 4:30 a.m. According to Paterson NJ authorities, police officers received a report of gunshots being fired near the intersection of East 28th Street and 15th Avenue in Paterson, New Jersey.… Continue Reading

Paterson Man Faces Assault Charges, Weapons Offense Charges

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Paterson NJ police recently arrested a local man accused of shooting someone on a city street last month. The violent incident occurred in the area of 10th Avenue and East 27th Street in Paterson, NJ. According to law enforcement officials, the suspect shot a man walking on 10th Avenue. Fortunately, the victim in the shooting… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Police Search for Suspect in Shooting That Wounded Two People

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Police in Paterson NJ are currently investigating a non-fatal shooting that led to two people suffering severe injuries. The shooting occurred around 9:20 p.m. near the intersection of Governor Street and Carroll Street in Paterson, New Jersey. The Paterson Police Department received a report of gunshots being fired and dispatched officers to the scene. When… Continue Reading

Bloomingdale NJ Police Investigate Road Rage Assault

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Bloomingdale New Jersey police are looking for a suspect accused of assaulting a woman during a road rage altercation. The scary incident happened around 6:30 a.m. on a road in Bloomingdale, NJ. According to authorities, the 55-year-old was driving her vehicle in West Milford NJ when she realized that a white van was following her.… Continue Reading

Two Men Shot on Paterson NJ Street Near Gas Station

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Police in Paterson NJ are looking into a recent shooting in the area of a local gas station. Two men were seriously injured as a result of the shooting incident. The Paterson Police Department got a phone call around 1:00 a.m. about gunshots fired in the vicinity of Market Street and Madison Avenue in Paterson,… Continue Reading

Two Men Arrested in Connection with Shooting at Paterson Deli

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Paterson NJ police officers arrested two men connected to a non-fatal shooting that reportedly involved Fetty Wap, the popular rapper from NJ. The violent incident happened at a deli in Paterson, New Jersey. According to law enforcement, Fetty Wap and another rapper began to argue while they were inside the deli. The dispute reportedly escalated… Continue Reading

Clifton NJ Police Arrest Three People After Fight at Nightclub

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Clifton NJ police arrested three people after a fight broke out at a popular nightclub. The altercation was reportedly caused by confusion over Daylight Saving Time. The fight occurred just after 2:00 a.m. at the Bliss Lounge on Allwood Road in Clifton, New Jersey. According to law enforcement officials, club management made the decision to… Continue Reading

Clifton NJ Man Convicted on Attempted Murder Charges

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A Passaic County jury issued a guilty verdict against a Clifton New Jersey man charged with attempted murder for a stabbing incident. The suspect lived in an apartment on Center Street in Clifton, NJ – an apartment that he shared with the victim. Around 1:00 a.m. on January 10, 2016, the suspect returned to the… Continue Reading

Paterson Police Shoot Man Allegedly Brandishing Knife

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Police recently took a suspect into custody after he was shot by Paterson NJ cops during a violent incident. The shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. in the area of Levine Street and Main Street in Paterson, NJ. According to initial media reports, the suspect was brandishing a large knife and possibly threatening police officers when… Continue Reading