Keith Hill, 26, is charged with attempted murder and weapons offenses, including being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
He remained held in the Passaic County Jail pending a detention hearing.
Authorities apparently were looking to charge other suspects, but they didn't disclose details. They also didn't say what prompted the shooting.
The 19-year-old victim took a bullet in the left hindquarters near her hip during Monday afternoon's shooting at the Temple Deli & Grocery at 163 Temple Street, at the corner of North 6th Street. , responders said.
She was taken to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center with injuries that responders said weren't considered life-threatening.
The shooting followed one at a nearby liquor store on Sunday in which police said 17 bullets in all were fired, some of which crashed through the front window.
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