Cherry Hill Police investigating report of gunshot from Wednesday night

The following information was provided by the Cherry Hill Police Department.

On Wednesday, March 9 at approximately 7 p.m., Cherry Hill Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision on the front lawn of a residence on the 300 block of Pettit Avenue.

A witness reported hearing what sounded like a single gunshot. Officers located a 41-year-old man from Pine Hill who claimed he was the driver of the vehicle. The man stated he had become involved in an argument with an adult male passenger in his vehicle, who then allegedly produced a gun and attempted to shoot him. The alleged shooter fled on foot prior to police arrival. Police quickly secured a crime scene and canvassed the area for evidence. A handgun was recovered from the scene and a bullet hole was located in the garage door of a detached shed on Linderman Avenue, which was unoccupied at the time of the incident. There were no reported injuries at the scene.

The incident remains under investigation and no arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call Cherry Hill Police Det. DelCampo at (856) 432–8828 or Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Michelle Chambers at (856) 580–6070. Anonymous tips can be emailed to tips@cherryhillpolice.com or ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org.

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