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Teen Killed, Another Injured in Cherry Hill Shooting

Cherry Hill

The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Cherry Hill Police Department are investigating a shooting in Cherry Hill that killed a 17-year-old teen and injured a 20-year-old Willingboro man.

Cherry Hill Police were dispatched at approximately 2:24 a.m. on Sunday to the Inn of the Dove located at 725 Cuthbert Boulevard for a report of a person shot.

As officers were arriving, police learned two shooting victims had been driven in a private vehicle to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden.

One victim, Jadyre Gordon, 17, of Camden, was transported from Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital to Cooper University Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 3:37 a.m.

The other victim, a 20-year-old Willingboro man, was treated at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital and later released.

Police determined the victims were shot inside a vehicle in the parking lot near the front entrance of the Inn of the Dove complex following an altercation at a party in one of the rooms.

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 Jim Brining at (856) 225-8439 or Cherry Hill Police Detective Ed Williams at (856) 488-7828.