SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — Authorities in Southern California say one man was arrested and two other suspects are at large after a botched home-invasion robbery was cut short when the homeowner returned to his San Bernardino home.

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department says in a statement that the burglars entered the residence by kicking in the door and were ransacking the place when the homeowner arrived Saturday morning.

The department says the burglars fled, leaving behind a vehicle. Deputies found two guns and ammunition inside the vehicle.

The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin reports that one of the guns had been reported stolen.

The department says a 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of burglary, being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition and conspiracy to commit a crime.


Information from: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, http://www.dailybulletin.com

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