3 charged in Clifton Howard Johnson’s shooting

Authorities charged three men with a shooting at a Clifton Howard Johnson's hotel.

Authorities charged three men with a shooting at a Clifton Howard Johnson's hotel. (1/13/16)

CLIFTON - Three men were charged in connection with a shooting inside a Clifton Howard Johnson’s in October.

Deshawn Mitchell, Tahir Johnson and Jimmie Nickerson now face a variety of charges including attempted murder and robbery.

Police say the trio shot a 24-year-old Paterson man inside one of the hotel rooms on the afternoon of Oct. 23. The victim underwent surgery and survived his injuries.

Several police departments participated in arresting the three men.

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