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Police ID teen shot and killed in Camden, NJ

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Police have identified the teenager shot and killed late Monday night in Camden, New Jersey.

Johnathan Ocasio, 17, of Camden was found at about 11:00 p.m. near the intersection of Broadway and Viola Street.

He had been shot in the back.

Medics rushed the teen to Cooper University Hospital in Camden where he died at about 1:20 a.m. Tuesday.

Authorities are asking anyone with information about the killing to contact Camden County Prosecutor's Office Investigator Pete Longo at (856) 580-5854 or Camden Police Detective Madrid Matthews at (856) 757-7420.

Tips may also be emailed to ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org

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