Woman killed by gunfire inside Camden home

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A woman in her 70s died after she was struck by two bullets fired outside the Camden home she was visiting early Friday.
Credit: Metro file photo

A woman died after she was struck by two bullets while inside a home on the 1200 block of Mechanic Street in Camden early this morning.

The fatal shooting happened about 2:30 a.m., 6ABC Action News reports. The bullets that killed the 53-year-old woman were fired on the street in front of the home.

The victim, who reportedly was in the home with several people in their 70s, was pronounced dead at Cooper University Hospital.

There is no word on whether the gunman, or gunmen, targeted the home or if the woman was struck by bullets intended for someone else.


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