Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a fatal shooting that occurred on December 8, 2018, in Camden.

Camden County Police responded to the alleyway near the 3100 block of Westfield Avenue in Camden at approximately 9:57 a.m. to reports of a man who was unconscious. When officers arrived, they found the victim, Oreste Borrero 34, a homeless man, lying on the ground, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased at the scene at approximately 10:18 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 Kevin Courtney at (856) 397-6770 or Camden County Police Detective Edward Gonzalez at (856) 757-7042.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Sunday, December 9, 2018