Fatal Shooting in Camden Under Investigation

Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in Camden on Dec. 10th.

Camden County Police responded to the area of the 1200 block of Chase Street in response to ShotSpotter activation at approximately 1:39 p.m. When officers arrived they located the victim, Jarrell Patterson, 25, of Camden, suffering from a gunshot wound.

Officials say Patterson was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 2:14 p.m.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Matthew Barber at (856) 225-5166 or Camden County Police Detective Sean Miller at (856) 757-7420.