2 dead following double shooting in Phoenix

- Police say two men are dead following a double shooting in Phoenix.

According to Sgt. Vince Lewis with the Phoenix Police Department, one man was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound near 51st and South Mountain Avenues early Monday morning.

Police say a second man was taken to a hospital in extremely critical condition from an apparent gunshot wound. The man died at the hospital.

Police say two people were taken into custody for questioning and there may have been a third person present during the shooting and that person may have been injured. Police have reached out to all local hospitals to see if someone matching this person's description is admitted.

Police also say evidence of drug sales were found inside the home.

At this time, police do not believe the shooting was a murder-suicide.

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