Charges filed against man involved in Paterson police shooting
Prosecutors have filed charges against a man involved in a police shooting in Paterson.
Dereen Wofford has been charged with five counts of first-degree attempted murder and weapons offenses.
Authorities say five officers encountered Wofford while responding to a domestic dispute Friday night.
They say Wofford fired at the officers and one of them returned fire.
Wofford allegedly suffered non-life threatening injuries.