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1 dead, child wounded in shooting at unlicensed Camden tattoo shop

Monday, February 17, 2014

Police say a man is dead and a 12-year-old was wounded after a shooting in Camden, New Jersey.

The shooting happened shortly after 1:30 p.m. inside a home in the 2100 block of Sewell Street.

Action News has learned that an unlicensed tattoo parlor was operating in the home.

The victim is identified as 39-year-old Kenny Moultrie, who lived inside the home.

Police say a 12-year-old boy who was caught in the gunfire was taken to Cooper University Hospital for surgery.

Investigators say the shooter was a customer of the tattoo shop.

No word on a motive.

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