The postal worker was delivering mail in the 1700 block of Minion Avenue at about 3:38 p.m. Friday when someone in a house where he had just stopped fired two shots at him with a pellet gun, police said in a news release.
The shots missed the mail carrier.
The suspect was about 30, 6′ and 165 pounds with brown hair, according to police. He was wearing a gray T-shirt, a green hooded coat and dark pants.
Police asked anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.