West Midlands Police were called to Moor Street in Brierley Hill, Dudley, just before 3.30pm on Wednesday. However, the two victims are believed to have died just after 1pm. They have not yet been identified.
The police said in a statement: “We’ve launched a double murder investigation after two men were found shot dead in a car on a Black Country industrial estate.
“The men were discovered critically injured inside a vehicle parked outside units off Moor Street in Brierley Hill, Dudley, just before 3.30pm yesterday (September 30).
“However, it’s understood the victims – who have yet to be formally identified – were killed at the site shortly after 1pm.
“Both men were pronounced dead at the scene; a post mortem examination will take place in due course.
“We sealed off the industrial estate, put cordons in place to preserve the scene and enquiries are already well underway.
“We’re appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time who saw or heard anything suspicious to get in touch.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact West Midlands Police on the Live Chat at their website or call 101 quoting log 3204 from September 30.
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