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Someone shot pellet gun at mail carrier, police say

Posted: 11:14 AM, Oct 22, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-22 11:14:47-04
Someone shot pellet gun at mail carrier, police say

CINCINNATI -- Police are looking for the person who they said fired a pellet gun at a mail carrier Friday.

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.