Camden, N.J. – Detectives are investigating an early morning fatal shooting in Camden, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez.

Police responded to the 1800 block of S. 6th St. for a ShotSpotter activation around 6 a.m. When they arrived, they located a vehicle that had crashed into a pole with the driver inside suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victim has been identified as Michael Giancola, 24, of Collingswood.

Detectives continue to investigate the events that led up to the shooting.

Anyone with information that could help police is asked to call CCPO Det. Jose Rosado at 609-422-6291 or Camden County Police Det. Edward Gonzalez at 856-757-7042. Tips can also be emailed to