Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in the city Friday August 25, 2017.

Camden County Police responded to 9-1-1 calls of a person who had been shot on the 700 block of Ware Street at approximately 12:12 a.m. When officers arrived they found the victim, Jose Cabrera, 28, of Camden, laying on the ground suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. EMS transported him to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 12:34 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 Sherman Hopkins at (856) 225-8623 or Camden County Police Detective Shawn Donlon at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Friday, August 25, 2017.