The Battle Creek City Police responded to the 200 Block of Summer Street, Friday evening at 8 PM, to a report of a shooting victim.

Upon arrival they found a 25 year-old male who had been shot once in the head. He was transported to the hospital by emergency personnel and was conscious and alert, at the time.

A 30 year-old male was placed under protective custody while the incident was being investigated.

Police are asking that if anyone has knowledge of what took place, to please contact 911 or Silent Observer.