Man Allegedly Shoots Girlfriend 

A 40-year-old Gardiner man is being held on half-a-million dollars bail for allegedly shooting his girlfriend in the stomach.According to police, Kenneth Sirmans is charged with aggravated assault and elevated aggravated conduct for allegedly shooting 40-year-old Allison Wainwright.Sirmans and Wainwright were sharing an apartment on Washington Avenue in Gardiner when the shooting happened.Wainwright was transported by helicopter to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, where police say she is recovering after undergoing surgery.Sirmans is due in court this afternoon.