Chattanooga, TN – According to the Chattanooga Police Department, this unfortunate incident occurred around 6:15 p.m. Saturday.

It happened in the 3000 block of Dee Drive.

The responding officers discovered the victim was outside when he was approached by two people.

Authorities said both suspects, 18-year-old Timothy Appleberry and 15-year-old (who was not named), produced firearms and demanded the victim’s property.

The 18-year-old victim refused and the suspects shot him. 

The victim suffered non life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment. 

Police said that both suspects are now charged with Especially Aggravated Robbery.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information  become available.