Guard fires on suspicious person at City Avenue motel

July 10, 2013 6:10:49 AM PDT
A security guard opened fire on a suspicious person in the garage area of the North American Motor Inn in Philadelphia's Wynnefield section.

The incident happened around 3:00 a.m. Wednesday on the 4000 block of City Avenue.

The security guard tells police he noticed suspicious activity in the garage area and fired at a suspicious person, who was not hit and fled the scene.

The guard was not injured.

Police are investigating his actions.