Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in the city on Sunday, August 7, 2016.

Camden County Police responded at approximately 2:37 p.m. on Sunday to the 1500 block of South 9th Street in Camden in reference to a ShotSpotter activation for multiple gunshots.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Jose A. Cabrera, 40, of Jackson Street, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 3:10 p.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 Chris Sarson at (856) 225-8640 or Camden County Police Detective Michael Ross at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Monday, August 8, 2016.