A security officer at the residence observed the suspect climbing a fence to gain access to the property, according to the Beverly Hills Police Dept. The security officer used a Taser device to stop the suspect.
The suspect was arrested by Beverly Hills police officers for trespassing on private property.
The suspect was hospitalized for treatment of an injury from the Taser.
The trespassing suspect was identified as Jason Sullivan, 41, of Beverly Hills. Sullivan lives at an adjacent property and was intoxicated at the time of the incident and may have confused himself and entered the wrong property, according to police.
Tom Cruise and his family were not at home, located on Calle Vista Drive, at the time of the incident, according to police.