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Man Killed in Shooting Outside Wawa in Vineland


In the late evening hours of January 13, 2022, members of the Vineland Police Department and the Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office Major Crimes Unit responded to the scene of a homicide. 

According to officials, the incident occurred at the Park Avenue and Delsea Drive Wawa in the City of Vineland.

Officials stated that upon arrival, officers located one victim, Luis Rivera, 23 of Vineland, deceased as a result of gunshot wounds he sustained while exiting the Wawa. 

The investigation is in its early stages. However, based upon evidence recovered by investigators thus far, this does not appear to be a random act.

This investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Vineland Police Department Det. Christopher Fixler at 856-460-0806 or Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office Major Crimes Unit Detective Paul Panchesine at 856-332-6233.

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