Man Fatally Shot, 2 Wounded in New Jersey

A 19-year-old man was fatally shot and two others wounded early Sunday in a residential neighborhood in Paterson, New Jersey, police said.

Officers found a wounded Kashan Sumpter at about 4 a.m. on a sidewalk at the corner of 12 Avenue and East 23rd Street, investigators said. He was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died, police said.

Two 22-year-old males were shot in the same incident and went to a hospital in a private vehicle. Their identities were not released by police, who said that one was treated and released and the other was undergoing surgery.

Police are asking that anyone with information about the shootings contact the Major Crime Division at 973-321-1120 or call 973-523-TIPS. 

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