Police: Brothers sought in New Orleans East murder

New Orleans Police are searching for two brothers wanted in connection with an eastern New Orleans murder.

Officers say that Kevin Matthews, 24, and Keith Matthews, 26, are wanted on second degree murder charges.

Police say the brothers are wanted for the murder of 20-year-old Lamont Lee on June 16.

Authorities say that the brothers are also known by the last name Mathieu or Matthew.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to contact the NOPD Homicide Office at 504-658-5300 or Crime Stoppers at 504-822-1111.

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