Person shot on Willard Street

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte Mecklenburg Police are investigating a shooting, which happened on Willard Street Thursday night.

According to police three suspects approached Shadji Wallace around 9 p.m. and shot him during a robbery attempt.

During the robbery investigation a police officer was assaulted. As a result the officer deployed his taser on that person.

As for the victim, Wallace is spending his 23rd birthday in fair condition at Carolinas Medical Center.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Curtis Driggers at 704-336-7697.