An Eggert Road man was hit in the leg during a drive-by shooting Saturday in the city’s Grider neighborhood.

Demetrius M. Holmes, 22, of Eggert Road, was taken to Erie County Medical Center, where he was treated and released, according to police. Holmes told police he was walking on Schuele Avenue, at the corner of Northland Avenue, at about 11:20 a.m. Saturday, when several shots were fired from a silver, newer-model Chevrolet Malibu, according to reports.

The bullet struck Holmes in the upper left thigh, police said.