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 12:14 a.m. on Wednesday (6/8/2016) to the 800 block of Walnut Street in Camden in reference to a ShotSpotter activation for multiple gunshots and a 911 call.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Jahquae Walker, 26, of Camden, suffering from a gunshot wound lying inside a residence. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 3:58 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 Mark Lee at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Wednesday, June 8, 2016.