Paterson Homicide: 2 dead in apparent homicide and suicide in Paterson shooting: The news is coming from Paterson, there is a man and a woman who has suffered a fatal gunshot wound in what prosecutors are saying appears to have been a homicide and suicide on Redwood Avenue on Monday morning, this has been stated by multiple public officials. It has been stated by the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office that Paterson police responded to the home on Redwood Avenue at about 7:15 am to find the bodies of a 33-year-old Chacquese Barnes and her significant other, the 34-year-old Julius McCutcheon who both are residents of the city. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
The investigators have stated that McCutcheon appeared to have short Barnes before he took his own life, this has been stated by the prosecutors, the incident seems to be remaining ongoing, it has been assured by the prosecutors, there is no threat to the community. The investigation seems to be going on, the killing has raised the number of homicides in Paterson this year to 26, in the year 2020 Paterson endured its highest number of homicides in more than 30 years as 27 people got killed in the city for this year, the authorities were at the scene and the police blocked off the street between Crosby Avenue and Doremus Street.
Paterson Homicide suicide in Paterson shooting
The people who knew the victims have stated, the two children lived together in the apartment with the couple, there was a boy who was at the age of 10 and a girl who was at the age of 1 at the time, it has been stated by the authorities that the children are not injured physically in the incident.
It has not been stated by the officials as to where the children were at the time of the shooting, it has not been stated by the authorities as to who are the parents of the children but the people who knew them have stated, they are the children of the deceased woman who was their mother.
A person who described himself as the cousin of one of the victims have stated that the woman was pregnant at the time she was killed, the whole community seems to be affected by what they have witnessed, there are going to be further revelations in the case in the coming days and weeks. We are going to be providing you with further developments as soon as something comes under our radar, our thoughts and prayers are with the friends and family of the deceased.