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

Camden County Police were dispatched at approximately 11:25 p.m. on Friday to the Northgate I Apartments for a report of a person shot.

Officers arrived and found the victim, Johnathan Simmons, 19, of Camden, lying in the rear lot of the building. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 11:44 p.m.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Frank Simpson at (856) 365-3114 or Camden County Police Detective Sal Webb at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org.

Released Saturday, August 29, 2015.