Woman found dead on side of road in Winston-Salem with multiple gunshot wounds, police say

A woman was found dead on the side of a road in Winston-Salem. Police responded around 6:30 a.m. Thursday near 20th Street and Cleveland Avenue. According to police, a passerby alerted someone there had been trouble in the area.

Police canvassed the neighborhood and several neighbors reported hearing gunshots. The “young, adult female” was found dead.

The identity of the victim has not been released. It’s unclear if the shooter is in police custody.

This is a developing story.