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NEW ORLEANS - Police are investigating an early morning double murder in eastern New Orleans.

Around 3:30 a.m., two men were found by police inside a gold Toyota in the emergency lane of Interstate-10 eastbound by the Crowder exit.

Both men had been shot multiple times and were pronounced dead on the scene, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

The names of the victims are being withheld pending notification of family members.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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