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Naasque Holloway, 25, of Camden Charged with one count of first-degree Murder

Camden, N.J. – A man has been charged in the Sept. 13 fatal shooting of a Magnolia man in Camden, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez.

Naasque Holloway, 25, of Camden has been charged with one count of first-degree Murder, one count of second-degree Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, one count of second-degree Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose, and one count of second-degree Certain Persons.

A Camden County Metro Police Officer was driving in the area S. 5th St. and Cherry St. around 11:15 p.m. on Sept. 13 when the officer heard gunshots. Shortly after, the officer discovered Meikko Walker, 40, of Magnolia suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Walker was transported to an area hospital, but succumbed to his injuries on Sept. 14.

During the investigation, detectives located surveillance footage that showed the crime take place as well as video of the man who committed the shooting leaving the scene. On Sept. 16, the CCPO released surveillance footage of the man believed to be involved.

Later in the investigation, detectives spoke with a witness who identified the man as Holloway.

Holloway was formally charged on Feb. 24 while being held in a detention facility on unrelated charges. He is currently awaiting being transported to Camden County where he will have a detention hearing.

All persons charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

 

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