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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Louisville Metro Police Department is investigating a double shooting that happened Saturday evening near the Shawnee neighborhood. 

LMPD officers were called to South 42nd Street and West Broadway around 6:15 p.m. on the report of a shooting, LMPD Spokesman Dwight Mitchell said in a news release. Once on scene, officers found a male and a female who had been shot.

The pair was transported to University of Louisville Hospital where the female later died. The male has injuries that appear to be non-life-threatening, according to police. 

LMPD continues to investigate the shooting. 

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