22-year-old man shot Sunday in Paterson succumbs to injuries

A 22-year-old man shot in Paterson early Sunday morning has died from his injuries, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

22-year-old Kasiem McCaskill succumbed to his injuries after

22-year-old Kasiem McCaskill succumbed to his injuries after he was shot Sunday morning in Paterson. (Credit: File photo)

PATERSON - A 22-year-old man shot in Paterson early Sunday morning has died from his injuries, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Kasiem McCaskill was shot multiple times around 3:45 a.m. while out near Carrol and Harrison streets in Paterson.

He was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital for treatment, but died around 1 a.m. Monday, according to officials.

No arrests have been made.

It marks the second fatal shooting in Paterson this past weekend. Genico Robinson, 20, was shot and killed early Saturday morning on North Main Street.

Anyone who might have any information about either of these shootings is asked to contact the Paterson Police Department at 973-321-1111 or the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office at 973-837-7622.

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