South Jersey Man, 28, Fatally Shot In Street

A 28-year-old man from Camden died early Wednesday after being shot multiple times on a street, authorities said.

Camden County PD
Camden County PD Photo Credit: Camden County PD

Mahlon Kellum was found by police who were called about 2:30 a.m. to the intersection of 6th and Viola Streets on a report of a shooting, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer.

Kellum was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died of his injuries, Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez said.

The shooting remains under investigation and detectives are working to determine who is responsible, they said.

Anyone with information is urged to call prosecutor’s Det. Kevin Courtney at 856-397-6770 or Camden County Police Det. Sean Miller at 609-706-6590. Tips also can be emailed to

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