Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a shooting last night which resulted in the death of a Camden man.

Camden County Police responded on September 26, 2017 at approximately 8:59 p.m. to the corner of Ormond and Lansdowne avenues in the city in reference to a Shotspotter activation and 9-1-1 calls for a shooting victim.

When officers arrived, they located the victim, Christopher Cummings, 24, of Camden, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported by EMS to Cooper University Hospital where he succumbed to his injury and was pronounced deceased at approximately 9:18 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 Matthew Barber at (856) 225-5166 or Camden County Police Detective Shawn Donlon at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Wednesday September 27, 2017