OXNARD (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a 65-year-old resident returning from church services stumbled upon an apparent burglary attempt in his home on Friday evening.

Oxnard police said in a written statement that the resident had returned to his home in the 1400 block of Marsella Drive around 8:30 p.m. and found the suspect.

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The statement says a struggle ensued between the homeowner and the suspect, who sustained a laceration to his head.

The homeowner’s wife contacted authorities, and the suspect was subsequently arrested and booked into Ventura County Jail on suspicion of residential burglary, police said.

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The suspect was identified by authorities as 18-year-old Rogelio Colchado Madrigal of Oxnard.

“The subject was found to have property belonging to the victim,” the statement alleged.

Police also said it’s believed a second person may have been working with the suspect.

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Anyone with more information about this case was asked to call the Oxnard Police Department Property Crimes Unit at (805) 385-7605.