Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a fatal shooting in the city early this morning.

Camden County Police responded at approximately 12:30 a.m. on Sunday (5/22/16) to the 1200 block of Whitman Avenue in Camden in reference to 911 calls for gunfire and a person shot.

Officers located the victim, Curtis Chambers, 41, of Camden, suffering from gunshot wounds inside a residence.  He was transported to Cooper University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 12:46 a.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 Michael Rhoads at (856) 225-8561 or Camden County Police Detective Saladin Webb at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Sunday, May 22nd, 2016.