Man with scissors caught outside Miley Cyrus’ home

Washington: A man with an extended criminal record was arrested outside Miley Cyrus’s home in Los Angeles after he tried to force himself into the singer-actress’s home.

Cyrus was reportedly not present at home, when the incident happened. It was her employees who called the police.

According to Los Angeles police Lt. Brian Wendling, employees inside singer’s house in the Studio City area informed the police around 4 a.m. Saturday after the man came to the door and claimed to be a friend of the 19-year-old singer-actress.

The man who had a pair of nail clipper-like scissors and wore a heart-shaped ornament made of rope over his chest then started to light candles, before repeatedly throwing himself against an outside wall as if he was trying to break into the house, CBS News reported.

Police said when they reach there the man then jumped behind some bushes and tried to flee, but surrendered after he was threatened by a Taser gun.

The man later identified himself as Jason Luis Rivera and Police said he has an extended criminal history and is not from the area.

He was caught on suspicion of trespassing and possibly burglary.