The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Camden County Police Department are investigating the death of a fetus found at a Camden business on Thursday.

Officers responded to ReCommunity Camden, a recycling plant on the 2200 block of Mount Ephraim Avenue, after an employee discovered a deceased fetus on a conveyor belt at approximately 3 p.m.

The cause and manner of death are unknown at this time.  An autopsy is planned for Friday.  Detectives were not immediately able to determine the gender of the fetus.

Anyone with information is asked to call Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Edwin Berwick at (856) 225-8694 or Camden County Police Detective Saul Cintron at (856) 757-7420.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Thursday, April 23, 2105.