According to a press release, the victim called 911 just after 9:20 pm Sunday evening saying he had been shot and his bicycle stolen from the Park Avenue area in Lindale.
The victim had a minor wound to his right leg and was treated and released from Floyd Medical Center.
Later that evening, a patrol officer on Maple Road in Lindale spotted three juveniles fitting the description given by the victim.
The report said one of them was in possession of two BB guns and another had the stolen bike.
All three juveniles were detained on charges of armed robbery and were taken to the Rome Regional Youth Detention Center.
Due to the ages of those involved, no identities were released.