CAMDEN, NJ — A Sicklerville woman died after suffering a gunshot wound to the head late Tuesday night, according to detectives.

The victim of the fatal shooting was later identified as 33-year-old Ashley Allen.

"Police were called to the intersection of 8th St. and Walnut St. in Camden shortly before midnight for a report of a woman lying in the road," the prosecutor's office said Wednesday afternoon. "She was transported by EMS to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead."

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A medical examiner later determined that Allen died as a result of having been shot in the head.

Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki said police are currently investigating the incident. 

If you have information on the case call CCPO Det. Matthew Barber at 856-225-5166 or Camden County Police Det. Sean Miller at 609-706-6590.

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