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2 men shot dead in Brooklyn

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Two men were found with gunshot wounds in front of a building in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn.

Mario Mejia, 28, was pronounced dead by EMS outside 456 Georgia Ave. just before 1 a.m. Wednesday. He was shot in the head, said police.

Leonardo Saravia, 24, was shot in the leg and rushed to Brookdale Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made.

A police investigation is underway. Anyone with information about the shooting should contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers:

www.nypdcrimestoppers.com

Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477)

Text your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577

The double shooting comes as Mayor Michael Bloomberg calls for tougher federal gun laws following the massacre at a movie theater in Colorado and several shootings in New York City in recent weeks.

Two children were caught in the shootings in NYC.

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