Police in Charlotte say a juvenile was shot while walking home when he and another young boy were robbed in east Charlotte.
According to police, the shooting happened along Sycamore Grove Court around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.
Police say two boys, between the ages of 12 and 15, were walking home from a nearby recreation center when they were approached by another teenager.
That teenager, police say, robbed the two younger boys with a gun. That's when officers say a scuffle broke out and the gun went off, hitting one of the boys in the foot.
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The victim was taken to Novant Health Matthews Medical Center with minor injuries.
The older teen was able to get away with the teen’s wallet, police said.
Police encourage anyone with information about the shooting to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.