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

Camden County Police responded at approximately 4 p.m. on Sunday to the 1500 block of Mount Ephraim Avenue in Camden in reference to 911 calls for a person shot as well as a ShotSpotter activation.

Officers transported the victim, Nicholas Rowser, 22, of Camden, to Cooper University Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased at 4:11 p.m.

An investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Jim Brining at (856) 225-8439 or Camden County Police Detective Sal Webb at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Sunday, February 7, 2016.