Camden Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, Police Investigating

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CAMDEN COUNTY, N.J. -

Officials in Camden County are investigating a shooting that left one man dead on Sunday, December 31st, 2017, the night of New Year's Eve.

It was around 10 p.m. when police responded to the 600 block of Woodland Avenue in Camden for reports of gunfire.

Upon arrival, officers found 28-year-old Joshua Hernandez inside his vehicle suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

He was transported to Cooper University Hospital where he died from his injuries a short time later.

Anyone with any information regarding the case is urged to call the Camden County Prosecutor's Office at 856-225-8640 or e-mail your tip to ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org. 

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