The incident happened at around 7 p.m. on Monday.READ MORE: Clear Water On The Jersey Shore Dazzling Visitors
Police said the officer was hit in the shoulder while responding to a call on Richmond Terrace in the St. George section of the borough.READ MORE: De Blasio: Cuomo 'Should Be Charged' Over Sexual Assault, Harassment Claims In AG Investigation
He was taken to Staten Island University Hospital North with minor injures.
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No arrests were immediately reported.