Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in the city Friday morning, July 21, 2017.

Camden County Police responded to the 300 block of Fountain Street in response to 9-1-1 calls of a man who had been shot in Camden at approximately 10:52 a.m.

When Officers arrived they located the victim, David Wells III, 29, of Camden, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 11:11 a.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 Michael Rhoads at (856) 225-8561 or Camden County Police Detective Shawn Donlon at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Saturday, July 22, 2017.