Camden County Prosecutor Warren W. Faulk and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported two men were shot in Camden Sunday night.

Both men are being treated at Cooper Hospital.

An 18-year old was shot near the intersection of 3rd and Main streets in Camden about 9:20 p.m. Sunday. He and a friend were walking in the area when they were approached by two masked men who opened fire. The 18-year-old was in critical condition Monday.

The victim’s friend was not hit.

Also struck was a 55-year-old homeless man sitting in the area at the time of the shooting. He fled the scene on his bicycle and went to Cooper Hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Investigator Jeff Dunlap at (856) 365-3125 or Camden County Police Detective Robert Chew at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to