The 19-year-old man was walking east on Nathalie Avenue when he was accosted by two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun at 9:50 p.m., police said.
The suspects chased the victim, whose name police did not release, when the man armed with a handgun fired four times, with one of the bullets grazing the victim, police said. The victim was treated for minor injuries at Queens General Hospital in Jamaica.
First Squad detectives are asking anyone with information to call them at 631-854-8152 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.