Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in the city early this morning.

Camden County Police responded at approximately 1:22 a.m. on Tuesday, December 20, 2016, to the 1200 block of East State Street in Camden in reference to a ShotSpotter activation for multiple gunshots.

Officers arrived and located the victim, Shaun L. Johnson, 29, of Camden, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at approximately 2:25 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 Frank Simpson at (856) 365-3114 or Camden County Police Detective Sean Miller at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Tuesday, December 20, 2016.