Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in Camden on Wednesday, January 16, 2019.

Camden County Police responded to reports of a person who was shot at the intersection of Morton and Norris Streets in Camden at approximately 2:48 p.m. When officers arrived they located the victim, Mutota Amon, 39, 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 3:05 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 Kevin Courtney at (856) 225-8632 or Camden County Police Detective Sean Miller at (856) 757-7042.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Thursday, January 17, 2019.