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Human Remains Found in Camden


Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported human remains were found in the area of Pyne Poynt Park in North Camden.

Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit responded to a call Wednesday morning in regards to a skeletonized human leg, the top of a skull, as well as several small bones that had been found on the shoreline by the property owner and his son.

The Prosecutor’s Office is working with local authorities to identify the pieces that were found.

All the remains were collected and arrangements have been made to have them sent to the New Jersey State Police and the New Jersey State Anthropologist to be analyzed.

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