The two walkers were on Parkview Avenue, near Indian Church Road, when they were approached by their attackers at about 12:45 a.m. Thursday, South District police reported. The location is northeast of Cazenovia Park.
After one of the assailants struck the man with the shotgun, the two men fled, and one of them fired the shot that struck the man and broke the windows of a nearby vehicle.
The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment. His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.