CHICAGO (CBS) — A South Side man is facing felony charges for allegedly shooting at a security guard Wednesday in the Armour Square neighborhood.

About 1:25 p.m. Wednesday, 30-year-old Maurice M. Strickland Jr. of the Park Manor neighborhood threatened the 41-year-old security guard in the 2200 block of South Stewart, according to Chicago Police.

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Maurice M. Strickland Jr. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Strickland pulled out a gun and fired multiple shots at the guard, but she was not injured, police said.

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Strickland was taken into custody a short time later and a weapon was recovered, police said.

Stickland was charged Thursday with felony counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm and reckless discharge of a firearm, police said. He was also charged with misdemeanors for criminal trespassing to state land and having a firearm without a valid FOID card.

Strickland was expected to appear in court Friday for a bond hearing.

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