A Winston-Salem man was found shot to death Friday morning in the 2800 block of Piedmont Circle, authorities said.

Quenterio Martico Threats, 29 of Camden Station Lane died at the scene, Winston-Salem police said.

Officers went to the scene after they received a report of gunfire at 3:51 a.m., police said. Police found Threats lying unresponsive on the ground next to an apartment in the 2800 block of Piedmont Circle.

It appeared that Threats sustained gunshot wounds, police said. Detectives are investigating the incident. 

Investigators found evidence of gunshots at the scene, police said. No arrests have been made.

Threats' death is the eighth homicide this year in the city compared to 12 homicides in the same period of time in 2018, police said.

Anyone with information regarding this case can call Winston-Salem police 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800. Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem is on Facebook.

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