Update, 7:30 a.m. Tuesday

Two men were shot in New Orleans East Monday night, police said.

The two men, ages 20 and 18, were at a stop sign near Chef Menteur Highway and Majestic Oaks Drive when they heard gunshots. One man, the driver of the vehicle, allegedly returned fire and realized he had been shot, the New Orleans Police Department said in a preliminary offense log.

The passenger of the vehicle, who sustained a graze wound, drove him to a local hospital.

The incident happened around 8:15 p.m.

Original story:

New Orleans police were investigating a double shooting Monday night near the intersection of Chef Menteur Highway and Majestic Oaks Drive.

Two male victims were shot by an unknown person around 8:15 p.m., the New Orleans Police Department said in a news release.

More details as they are available.