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

Karen Ramirez, F/21, of Camden, was shot multiples times around 2:30 p.m. on the 300 block of Grant Street in Camden. She was taken to Cooper University Hospital and pronounced dead there at 3:35 p.m.

An investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Michael Rhoads at (856) 225-8561 or Camden County Police Detective Mark Lee at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to or texted to CCTIP.

Released: Monday, November 3, 2014.