Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a fatal shooting that occurred on October 6, 2018, in Camden.

Camden County Police responded to the area of 27th and Berkley Streets at approximately 12:41 p.m. for reports of a man who had been shot. When officers arrived, they found the victim, Jovany Torres, 27, of Camden, lying on the ground suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital and was later pronounced deceased at approximately 1:04 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 Briana Catts at (856) 225-8531, Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Andy McNeil at (856) 225-8407 or Camden County Police Detective Edward Gonzalez at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Sunday, October 7, 2018.