Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a teenager was fatally shot in the city last night.

Camden County Police responded at approximately 11:15 p.m. on Thursday to the 2900 block of Line Street in Camden in reference to a ShotSpotter activation and 911 calls reporting a shooting.

Officers arrived and found the victim, Nathaniel Plummer, Jr., 13, of Camden, lying on the sidewalk.  He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased at 12:14 a.m. on Friday.

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 Pete Longo at (856) 580-5854 or Camden County Police Detective Gordon Harvey at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Friday, January 8, 2016.