Camden, N.J. – Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez are announcing an arrest in the homicide of a 14-year-old male.

A 17-year-old male was arrested Friday afternoon at a residence in Camden. He has been charged with First Degree Murder.

Officers found the victim on the 2000 block of Berwick Street at approximately 10:44 p.m. on October 29th suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim succumbed to his injuries at Cooper Hospital at 11:12 p.m.

The juvenile is being processed and taken to the Camden County Youth Detention Center.

All persons charged with criminal offenses are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.