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

Camden County Police were notified of a ShotSpotter activation at Green and Mechanic streets in Camden at approximately 12:25 a.m. Saturday.

Officers responded to the area and found the victim, Jameer Bullard, M/18, of Camden, lying on the sidewalk on the 1200 block of Mechanic Street with a gunshot wound.

He was taken to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries at 1:11 a.m.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.  Detectives are working to determine a motive.  No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Anthony Roccia at (856) 365-3122 or Camden County Police Detective Mark Lee at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Saturday, April 25, 2015.