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

Camden County Police responded at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Friday near the corner of 8th and Chelton Streets in Camden in reference to a ShotSpotter activation for multiple gunshots.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Abdullah Fussell , 34, of Camden, suffering from gunshot wounds lying on the ground. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 7:10 p.m.

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 Christopher Sarson at (856) 225-8640 or Camden County Police Detective Mike Ross at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Saturday, April 16, 2016