Camden, N.J. – Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Metro Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez are announcing a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the man responsible for the homicide of Edward Dupont, 53, of Camden.

Detectives handed out flyers in the area of 7th and Pine Streets in Camden where on July 6th, Dupont was struck in the head by an unknown male. This caused him to fall off his bicycle and hit his head on the pavement.

Dupont lost consciousness and was taken to Cooper Hospital. He succumbed to his injuries on July 25th.

The flyers being distributed feature a photo of Dupont, brief details of the investigation, and contact information.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Lance Merrill at 609-789-3766 or Camden County Police Detective Edward Gonzalez at (856) 757-7042.

Information may also be emailed to

Distribution of the reward is solely at the discretion of the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office.