BUENA — A man and a woman were found shot to death in a vehicle early Saturday in what authorities are investigating as a double homicide, officials said.

Police responding to a 1:19 a.m. 911 call about shots fired in the 400 block of Wheat Road found a 34-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman shot inside a vehicle, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner said in a news release Saturday. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

The victims’ identities had not been released. Autopsies are scheduled for Sunday, Tyner said.

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The address the Prosecutor’s Office provided for the case is associated with MVP Sports Bar, where a large parking lot is next to the building. A truck-and-trailer parts warehouse is across the street.

A bartender Saturday said the establishment would not comment on the incident, and people outside the bar were unwilling to talk. Bar managemnt asked a reporter to leave.

Anyone with information about this incident or any crime is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800.

People also may contact Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234, 800-658-8477 (TIPS) or crimestoppersatlantic.com. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information that leads to an arrest.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Major Crimes Unit; Buena, Vineland and Millville police; the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office, the U.S. Marshals Service and the State Police Major Crimes Unit were investigating.

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Covering breaking news for The Press of Atlantic City since September 2016. Graduate of the University of Maryland, Central Jersey native.

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