Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo, Haddon Township Police Chief Mark Cavallo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a teenager was fatally shot and two others were wounded outside a party during an overnight shooting in Haddon Township.
Camden County Police were dispatched shortly after 11:30 p.m. on Sunday to the Rooftop Lounge located on the 2800 block of Crescent Boulevard for a report of shots fired. The business is located at the site of a former car dealership near the border of Camden and Haddon Township.
Officers learned three people, Tyimer Q. Bright, M/18, a 16-year-old female and a 17-year-old female, all of Camden, had been shot in the parking lot of the business and were transported to area hospitals.
Bright was shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at approximately 3:25 a.m. at Cooper University Hospital in Camden.
The 16-year-old female was treated for a graze wound at Cooper and was released.
The 17-year-old female suffered a single gunshot wound. She was taken to Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden and transferred to Cooper, where she was reported to be in stable condition.
An investigation into the shooting is ongoing. There are no known suspects at this time. Detectives are working to determine a motive.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Michael Rhoads at (856) 225-8561, Haddon Township Police Detective Don Quinn at (856) 833-6208 or Camden County Police Detective Edward Gonzalez at (856) 757-7420.
Information may also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or texted to CCTIP.
Released Monday, April 6, 2015.