Police probe armed robbery at Paterson grocery store

Police are investigating a violent armed robbery in Paterson.Sources say a woman and her son were shot during a robbery at the Esperanza grocery store

PATERSON - Police are investigating a violent armed robbery in Paterson.

Sources say a woman and her son were shot during a robbery at the Esperanza grocery store on Broadway.

The victims were both related to the store owner. Their conditions have not yet been released.

The assailant is described as a black male wearing jeans and a long-sleeved shirt. Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact police.

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