Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Lindenwold Police Chief Thomas Brennan reported a homicide on Friday, July 21, 2017.
Lindenwold Police responded to a 9-1-1 call in the area of 1800 Laurel Road, Stonington Court Apartments in reference to a woman being shot at approximately 8:43 a.m.
Officers located the victim, Cheynee Jenkins, 25, of Lindenwold, suffering from a gunshot wound inside her residence. She was transported to Kennedy Hospital and succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased at 9:58 a.m.
Jamar Maldonado, a 26-year-old Lindenwold resident, was arrested at the scene without incident and has been charged with one count of First Degree Murder.
Maldonado was remanded to Camden County Jail pending the pretrial detention hearing set for Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in accordance with the New Jersey Bail Reform. Under the recent Criminal Justice Reform rules, the court may order he be detained without bail or released with conditions.
Released Saturday, July 22, 2017.