Police say Anthony Wayne Crutcher, 26, fired the shots on Ballpark Drive in Lexington around 1:30 a.m. that struck the man.
Officers say the victim, 39-year-old Corey Mack, was found on Paris Avenue.Police say it appears someone helped the Mack to a home there before calling 911.
Court documents say Mack has known Crutcher for "an extended period of time" and identified him as the shooter.
Crutcher has been charged with assault.
Mack was shot at least three times with bullets striking his back, abdomen and arm. He underwent surgery and was last listed in serious, but stable, condition.