One person was shot and two others were stabbed during a melee early Wednesday morning near a strip club in Passaic, authorities said. Passaic police Lt. Jonathan Schaer told News 12 that a year-old man was shot and two others were stabbed with a box cutter. Schaer said the shooting victim underwent surgery and was in critical condition. He said the stabbing victims were both treated and released from the hospital. There was no immediate word on what prompted the incident.
Legal wrangling continues over Union Township strip club
Police: Armed Robbers Take Hostages Inside Linden Strip Club; Manager Pistol-Whipped – CBS New York
The legal argument continues to revolve around whether Hott 22 is violating state law or not by operating a sexually oriented business within 1, feet of a residential area. The club, adjacent to a bowling alley on Route 22, can be hard to notice due to its location and small size, and so far Hott 22 continues to win the majority of these legal battles and therefore continues to operate, with changes. Last week the club won two more battles and the dancing goes on — for now. However, the fact they continue to win in court and dancers now wear thongs could be an indication the end of the war is near. Previously, the club was a full-nudity club.
The Very Best Strip Club is in Bloomfield, NJ.
Half Off every Sunday. No cover til 7pm Reserve My Place. Grilled 8 oz.
But when you walk in, you get it. A handful of onlookers line a stage next to a bar stocked with beef jerky. Above them, under dim lights and blaring music, writhing bodies spin and slink around silver-colored poles. Hott 22 is a strip club about the size of a bread box, but for the good folks of Union Township, it is also a civic embarrassment that has defied all attempts to shut it down. Now, 16 years after the first legal salvo, residents say the battle needs to end.