2 injured after shooting outside James Brown Arena

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that happened late Sunday outside the James Brown Arena.

Sgt. Monica Belser said deputies responded to the main parking lot of the arena around 11:05.

Deputies discovered two women with gunshot wounds, according to Belser.

One woman was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center via ambulance, and the second woman was taken there by personal vehicle.

Both victims are said to be suffering from non-life-threatening injuries, Belser said.

Investigators have two suspects in mind, and the incident took place as the result of a private graduation party ending, according to Belser.

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