Media reports: Child shot in the face in Camden; father in custody

The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed that an 11-year-old girl was shot in the face in Camden, NJ, Thursday night, according to CBS3NBC10 reported that the girl was shot around 9:30 p.m. inside a home on the 1300 block of Thurman Street, according to Camden Police.

A person identified as a suspect was also hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the back, according to According to, police identified the suspect as the child’s father.

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