LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police are investigating a double shooting that happened near businesses in south Louisville on Monday afternoon.

According to LMPD officer Beth Ruoff, two women were shot in the 4900 block of Manslick Road, near Gagel Avenue, around 1:15 p.m. When officers arrived they found two people who had been shot.

Both women were taken to University of Louisville hospital by ambulance with what is believed to be non-life-threatening injuries, according to Ruoff.

The shooting happened in a parking lot near a skating rink and a pharmacy in the Cloverleaf neighborhood.

Ruoff said a suspect in the shooting, Laron Weston, was taken into custody.

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