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Tag Archives: Passaic County NJ Murder Defense Attorneys

Paterson NJ Police Investigate Fatal Shooting of Local Man

Posted in Homicide
Paterson, New Jersey detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a Paterson man outside a local residence. The victim, a 20-year-old Paterson NJ resident, was reportedly shot several times sometime before his body was discovered around 8:00 a.m. in the backyard of a home on the 400 block of East 18th Street in Paterson, New… Continue Reading

Paterson Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting

Posted in Homicide
Paterson law enforcement is investigating a homicide on a city street. The victim was a 22-year-old resident of Paterson in Passaic County, NJ. According to Passaic County authorities, the victim was murdered while he walked in the area of North Main Street and Jefferson Street in Paterson, New Jersey. The Paterson Police Department got an… Continue Reading

Paterson Man Dies After Arriving at Hospital in Newark, NJ

Posted in Homicide
Detectives are investigating a homicide after a Paterson New Jersey man arrived at a Newark hospital and later died as a result of gunshot wounds. The victim was a 27-year-old resident of Paterson in Passaic County, NJ. Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose indicated that the victim was “dropped off” at Newark Beth Israel Medical… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Law Enforcement Looks for Homicide Suspect

Posted in Homicide
Paterson New Jersey police law enforcement is trying to find the person who allegedly murdered someone on a city street. The fatal shooting incident happened around 4:00 p.m. in the area of Essex Street and Madison Street in Paterson, NJ. Emergency medical responders transported the shooting victim to nearby St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center, where… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Police Search for Suspect in Fatal Shooting of Local Man

Posted in Homicide
Paterson New Jersey police are investigating a fatal shooting that resulted in the death of a local resident. The victim was a 29-year-old man from Paterson, NJ. According to Passaic County prosecutors, the victim was walking in the area of Straight Street and Montgomery Street around 3:00 a.m. when someone used a gun to fire… Continue Reading

Paterson Man Charged with Murder, Armed Robbery

Posted in Homicide
Paterson New Jersey police officers recently arrested a local man who allegedly murdered a teen during an armed robbery. The suspect reportedly committed the homicide just after 5:00 p.m. on February 4. The 17-year-old victim was reportedly walking along Auburn Street in Paterson when the suspect committed the armed robbery. During the theft crime incident,… Continue Reading

Man, Woman Face Charges in Drug Overdose Death of Clifton Man

Posted in Homicide
A Little Falls doctor entered a plea of not guilty in response to homicide charges related to the drug overdose death of a Clifton New Jersey man. The suspect is a 77-year-old male from Little Falls, NJ. According to law enforcement officials, he overprescribed powerful opioids to the victim. Those prescription drugs eventually led to… Continue Reading

Ringwood NJ Man Accused of Murdering Ex-Girlfriend

Posted in Homicide
Ringwood New Jersey police arrested a local man who allegedly murdered his ex-girlfriend in a domestic violence altercation. The suspect is a 38-year-old man from Ringwood, NJ, while the victim was a 38-year-old woman who also resided in Ringwood. According to law enforcement officials, the suspect went to the Van Dunk Lane residence of the… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Police Investigate Fatal Shooting Outside Local McDonald’s

Posted in Homicide
Police are looking for two people accused of fatally shooting a Paterson New Jersey man on city street. The shooting occurred around 2:00 a.m. this morning. According to law enforcement officials, two men chased after the victim on Broadway, just outside a McDonald’s restaurant. The suspects allegedly used handguns to shoot the victim at least… Continue Reading

Hightstown NJ Man Arrested, Charged with Murder in Paterson, New Jersey

Posted in Homicide
Paterson NJ police recently arrested a man accused of murdering someone on a city street. The stabbing incident occurred a short time before 11:00 a.m. on Paterson Street in Paterson, New Jersey. Someone noticed the victim lying on the pavement near an abandoned home and immediately contacted local law enforcement. Cops and emergency responders rushed… Continue Reading

Police Change Classification of Death from Suicide to Homicide, Charge Paterson NJ Man with Murder

Posted in Homicide
Paterson law enforcement has determined that a death previously ruled a suicide was actually a homicide, leading to criminal charges for murder. The Paterson Police Department got a call about gunshots fired at a Paterson New Jersey apartment on September 18, 2016. When Paterson police officers arrived at the apartment, which is located on East… Continue Reading