The skeletonized human remains that were discovered yesterday afternoon in an alleyway on 800 block of Mount Ephraim Avenue were determined to be that of a child, believed to be between the ages of 13 – 19 months and approximately 30 inches in length.

The cause and manner of death are undetermined, and the remains of the child are being taken to the New Jersey State Police for further analysis.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Matthew Barber at (856) 225-5166 or Camden County Police Detective Sean Miller at (856) 757-7042.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Friday, October 12, 2018.