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

Camden County Police responded at approximately 12:34 a.m. on Sunday to the area of Sycamore and Orchard streets in Camden for a report of a male shot.

Officers arrived and found the victim, Kashif Carmickel, 25, of Camden, lying in the street.  He was taken by ambulance to Cooper University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:06 a.m. on Sunday.

The investigation into the shooting in ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective John Hunsinger at (856) 365-3239 or Camden County Police Detective Gordon Harvey at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Monday, August 24, 2015.