A Hopkinsville man was shot in the abdomen Monday afternoon in the area of South Vine and East Second streets.

According to an Active911 alert, Derrell Bateman is the victim.

An arrest warrant was issued Monday evening for Travis Mayes, 38, Cadiz, whom the victim identified as the shooter.

Mayes was arrested just after 8 p.m. Monday, according to Hopkinsville Police Department.

Public Information Officer Mike Atkins said officers who were in the area heard the shots around 2 p.m. and found Bateman at the scene with a gunshot wound to the stomach.

Hopkinsville EMS took Bateman to Jennie Stuart Medical Center where he was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

Atkins said his condition as of now is still unknown.

The following information was obtained through police, police reports or the Christian County Jail. Readers are reminded that a charge is only an accusation and everyone is entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law

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