Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a Camden man has been charged in connection with an incident that occurred Sunday, May 21, 2017.
On May 21, 2017, officers responded to reports of a fight in the area of the 2700 block of Federal Street at approximately 11:57 p.m. where they found the victim laying on the ground bleeding and going in and out of consciousness.
Jose Rivera-Hernandez was transported to Cooper University Hospital and received treatment. He was eventually transferred to a rehabilitation facility where his condition worsened. He was pronounced deceased Saturday, August 5, 2017 at approximately 2:08 a.m.