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2 shot dead in New Orleans East

The victims were found shot Monday morning in the 4800 block of Blight Drive (FOX 8 photo) The victims were found shot Monday morning in the 4800 block of Blight Drive (FOX 8 photo)
Two were found shot dead inside of a vehicle (FOX 8 photo) Two were found shot dead inside of a vehicle (FOX 8 photo)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Two people were found shot dead inside of a vehicle in New Orleans East.

The victims were found shot Monday morning in the 4800 block of Bright Drive. Neighbors say they heard gunshots around 5:45 a.m.

Officers arriving on the scene say they found the two victims dead inside of a black sedan parked on the street. At least 16 evidence markers surrounded the sedan Monday morning as detectives studied the scene.

Police have identified the victims as males, 18 and 22. Their names have not been released pending family notification.

Officers have not released any suspect information at this time. New Orleans police have released few details.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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