Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a fatal shooting that occurred on September 18, 2018, in Camden.

A Camden County Police officer was flagged down near the intersection of Ferry Avenue and Kossuth Street at approximately 10:00 a.m. by individuals who reported that a man was shot. When the officer found the victim, Donte Brown, 31, of Camden, he was laying on the ground suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital and was later pronounced deceased at approximately 12:52 p.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 Dennis Convery at (856) 365-3279 or Camden County Police Detective Edward Gonzalez at (856) 757-7042.

Information may also be emailed to

Released Wednesday, September 19, 2018.