Camden Police investigating shooting death of 44-year-old man

Officials in Camden County have reported a homicide in the city that occurred early Sunday morning.

The incident occurred at 3:12 a.m. on the 1400 block of Pershing Street in Camden, according to a press release issued by Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson.

Police were dispatched to the scene by the ShotSpotter system which alerted them to gunfire in the area.

When police arrived, they found 44-year-old Andre Matthews of Camden lying on the sidewalk. He was transported to Cooper University Hospital where he was pronounced at 4:32 a.m.

No arrests have been made.