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Two people were injured in a double shooting in New Orleans East on Sunday afternoon (June 18), the New Orleans Police said. 

Two male victims were injured in the shooting, which was reported shortly before 3 p.m. and took place near the intersection of Aberdeen Road and Benson Street, according to NOPD spokeswoman Dawne Massey. 

Both victims were transported to New Orleans East hospital for treatment and there was no immediate information on their conditions.  

Police did not provide any additional details. 

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