A woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempting to break in to John Cusack's Los Angeles home.

The suspect, named online as Elizabeth Pahlke, 45, allegedly failed to get through a window at the actor's Malibu estate and was later caught by security staff as she scaled a fence in the grounds on Tuesday (03Sep13).

Officers arrested the woman and she has been booked for felony stalking and burglary. She is currently being held on $150,000 (£100,000) bail.

The Raven star was not at home when the incident occurred, according to a report on Tmz.com.