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

Camden County Police responded at approximately 1:06 a.m. on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, to the 200 block of Wilmont Street in Camden in reference to a ShotSpotter activation.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Bruce Marrero, 38, of Camden, suffering from gunshot wounds sitting on the curb. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 1:20 a.m.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information pertinent to this investigation is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Dennis Convery at (856) 365-3279 or Camden County Police Detective Saladin Webb at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Monday, December 5, 2016.