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15-Year-Old Boy Shot Dead in Camden

By rlsmetro on
Camden County

Detectives in Camden County are investigating the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old juvenile male in Camden, Acting Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. McAuley announced. 

According to Camden County authorities, officers responded to reports of a shooting at approximately 8:20 p.m. on Saturday in the 2100 block of Sewell Street.

Upon arrival, officers located the juvenile unconscious, suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police say the EMS rushed the boy to Cooper Hospital. He succumbed to his injuries at approximately 9:26 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Lance Merrill with the CCPO’s Homicide Unit at 609-789-3766 or CCPD Det. Matthew Kreidler at 609-519-6918.

Tips can also be sent anonymously to ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org.