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Camden County police: 37-year-old man fatally shot on Decatur Street

When they arrived, Copling was found on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound.

News 12 Staff

Jun 19, 2022, 4:15 PM

Updated 732 days ago

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An investigation is underway into the apparent shooting death of 37-year-old Charles Copling, III. 
Camden County police say they responded to the 1200 block of Decatur Street in Camden at around 11:59 a.m. Friday regarding a ShotSpotter activation. 
When they arrived, Copling was found on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound. 
Copling was taken to Copper University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit at 609-969-9530. 


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