Hopkinsville police were called around midnight Thursday for a shooting at Bethel Street that resulted in the death of one man and sent a teenager to the hospital, according to a Hopkinsville police report.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found Dylan Stewart, 19, Hopkinsville, shot in the leg and Corvyan Thomas, 20, Hopkinsville, unresponsive with a gunshot wound. Stewart was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center while Thomas died from his injuries.

The suspects were already gone when police arrived. However, they are continuing to investigate.

The report added that the unknown suspect(s) used a handgun in the shooting.

If you have any information on the shooting, HPD asks that you call them at 270-887-8477.

To submit an anonymous tip through text message, send the text to “CRIMES” (274637) and enter “HPDTIP” in the text followed by the tip information.


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