Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in the city Sunday evening, April 23, 2017.

Camden County Police responded to the 1200 block of North 18th Street in Camden at approximately 6:53 pm in reference to a ShotSpotter activation.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Robert Castellano III, 33, of Camden, suffering from gunshot wounds inside of his vehicle. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 6:59 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 Shawn Donlon at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Monday, April 24, 2017.