Victims killed in Camden shooting ID'd, shooter still at large

CAMDEN, N.J. - October 7, 2012

It happened around 11:45 Saturday near the intersection of Morgan Boulevard and Olive Street.

Authorities say the five victims were sitting in a car in a field when a masked man walked up, got in the driver's side of the car and opened fire.

18-year-old Jewel Manire and 20-year-old Khalil Gibson were shot and killed.

The gunman then pushed the driver out of the seat and drove with the remaining victims to a dirt road off the 2500 block of Morgan Boulevard.

There, a 20-year-old female jumped from the vehicle and ran. The shooter chased her but she was able to escape and call 911.

A 16-year-old female was found shot in the head and is listed in critical condition.

A 17-year-old female was shot in the shoulder and the 20-year-old female was shot in the face.

All three victims were taken to Cooper University Hospital.

The suspect was last seen running toward basketball courts on a field near Morgan Boulevard.

He's described as a Hispanic male, approximately six feet tall. He wore a black mask over the lower part of his face and yellow latex gloves. He was armed with a gun and a machete.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden Police at (856) 757-7420 or the Camden County Prosecutor's Office at (856) 365-3239.

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