Camden man dies after attempted robbery

December 14, 2013 1:43:28 PM PST
A Camden man has died from the injuries he suffered during a robbery attempt.

It happened around 2:50 Saturday morning near the intersection of Broadway and Atlantic avenues in Camden.

The victim, 57-year-old Timothy Appling, was found lying on the roadway suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was taken to Cooper University Hospital where he died from his injuries around 8:55 a.m.

An autopsy will be conducted Sunday to determine Appling's cause of death.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor's Office Detective Lance Saunders at (856) 225-8513 or Camden Police Detective Luis Sanchez at (856) 757-7420.