Officials says 4 people shot, at least 2 fatally, in Camden, NJ, suburb; gunman among shotBy AP
Friday, October 1, 2010
Officials: 4 shot outside Camden, NJ; 2 dead
PENNSAUKEN, N.J. — Authorities say four people have been shot, at least two fatally, in southern New Jersey.
Jason Laughlin, a spokesman for the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office, says the shooting occurred late Thursday in Pennsauken, a Camden suburb.
Laughlin says the dead include a 12-year-old and an 18-year-old. He says a 16-year-old was wounded.
Laughlin says police shot the gunman. The fate of the gunman was not immediately released.
A fire could be seen near the building where the shooting occurred. It was not immediately clear whether the two were related.
Pennsauken is a town of about 35,000 people, just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia.
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