Incident occurred on Monday evening at the village of Samonas, Apokoronas.
According to information, two men (aged 28 and 35) had a wrangle after an argument and the younger man shot against the 35 year old man with a shotgun.
The injured man was immediately transferred to Chania Hospital by an ambulance from the Health Center of Vamos.
He was slightly injured on the head, because he put his hands on his face, in order to be protected by the gun shots.
Police officers arrived in the area, in an effort to find out what really happened.