CAMDEN, NJ — A shooting in East Camden over the holiday weekend left two dead and another injured, according to the Camden County Prosecutor's office.

On Sunday, April 21, authorities said Sincere Howard, 17, and Shirleen Caban, 19, both of Camden, were pronounced dead shortly before 1 a.m. due to injuries. The third victim, an 18-year-old woman from Sewell, was receiving treatment, according to the prosecutor's office.

Camden County Police responded to ShotSpotter activation in the area of the 2900 block of Pierce Street at about 12:37 a.m. Sunday. When officers arrived, they located two women inside of a vehicle and a boy laying on the ground on Pierce Street. All three were unresponsive and suffering from gunshot wounds, and were transported to a nearby hospital.

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The investigation into the shootings is ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Lee Hopkins at (856) 225-8623 or Camden County Police Detective Colin O’Sullivan at (856) 757-7420.

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