MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person was killed in a shooting in North Memphis, police said early Thursday.

The shooting happened just before 2 in the morning near the intersection of Watkins and Brown in the Vollintine Evergreen neighborhood. A victim was found dead at the scene.

It appears detectives were focusing their investigation on a car filled with bullet holes but MPD provided no further information. Neighbors said they believed the victim lived in the area.

If you know anything about this incident, you are urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.

Memphis police say they’ve responded to nearly 300 homicides this year, so far.