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UPDATE: Man Dies From Early Morning Shooting in Camden


By: Tracie Carter 

Detectives in Camden County are investigating the fatal shooting of a 38-year-old man on Sunday morning in Camden City, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez.

According to Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulayon Sunday, February 12, 2023, at 4:15 a.m., Camden County Police Officers responded to the 1500 block of Pershing Street in Camden for a report of a man who was shot.

Prosecutor MacAulay said the shooting victim was identified as Mr. Dwayne Adkins, 38, of Camden City.

He was transported to Cooper University Medical Center and pronounced deceased at 5:09 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit Detective Allison Dube-Smith at (609) 575-6069 and Camden County Police Department Detective Maria Bagby at (609) 519-6947.

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