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GRPD identifies victims in double homicide on Grand Rapids southeast side

Police say the men were found around 2:30 a.m.
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Police are investigating after two men were shot and killed early Thursday morning.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids police are investigating after two men were found dead on the city's southeast side in the early morning hours of June 23. 

GRPD says around 2:30 a.m., officers responded to the 800 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Street SE.

Officers found two men with gunshot wounds and attempted life-saving measures, but were unsuccessful.

The two victims killed in the shooting were identified as 58-year-old Tony Dwayne Vaughn and 58-year-old Freddie James Lusk. The Kent County Medical Examiner has completed an autopsy of both victims and concluded both deaths ere the result of a homicide.

Details are still limited at this time, with GRPD not releasing any information on possible suspects. The agency has also not said whether any arrests have been made. 

GRPD was still on scene investigating as of 4:30 a.m. 

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