Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a shooting on Sunday September 10, 2017 which resulted in the death of a Camden man.

Camden County Police responded to a shot spotter activation in the area of North 35th street in the city at approximately 7:03 p.m.

When officers arrived, they located the victim, James Morris Jr, 28, of Camden, alive but suffering from a gunshot wound. James Morris was transported by EMS to Cooper University Hospital where he was receiving treatment until Monday, September 11, 2017 when he succumbed to his injury and was pronounced deceased at approximately 11:11 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 Dennis Convery at (856) 365-3279 or Camden County Police Detective Shawn Donlon at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Thursday, September 14, 2017.