Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in the city Wednesday evening, May 17, 2017.

Camden County Police responded to a 9-1-1 call to the 1300 block of Carl Miller Boulevard in Camden at approximately 7:18 pm in reference to a man being shot.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Edward Whittle Jr., 30, of Camden, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 9:17 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 Dennis Convery at (856) 365-3279 or Camden County Police Detective Shawn Donlon at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Thursday, May 18, 2017.