An 18-year-old Passaic man faces charges after a shooting that took place in Passaic on May 16.
Yormani M. Cruz, 18, was charged with second-degree aggravated assault, second-degree unlawful possession of a handgun and second-degree possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose on June 16. He also was charged with fourth-degree resisting arrest.
Police said on May 16, police located evidence of the crime scene, but were unable to locate a victim. Cruz was identified and arrested in Paterson.
The state has filed a motion for pretrial detention in this matter that will be heard by a Superior Court Judge.