GCPD PRESS RELEASE 3:59 PM
The Gloucester City Police Department released the following information this afternoon on the shooting that occurred earlier today.
"On May 1, 2011 at 12:49 a.m. officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Middlesex Street for a report of a male who had been shot. Upon arrival officers located the victim, Andrew Stosny, age 19, a resident of Glendora. He had been shot once in the upper chest and was transported to Cooper Hospital where he is currently listed in stable condition.
The suspect is Robert G. Figueroa, age 19, a resident of Camden. He fled the scene prior to police arrival. The weapon used in the shooting was located in a rear yard of a residence in the 300 block of Middlesex Street, through which Figueroa was seen fleeing. Warrants have been issued for Figueroa and officers are currently searching for the suspect in the Fairview section of Camden based on information gathered by detectives.
Anyone having any information concerning this incident or the location of Figueroa are asked to contact Gloucester City Police Detective Carl Depoder at (856)456-7797 or Gloucester City Police at (856)456-0900. Any information received will be held in confidence.”
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