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Miley Cyrus' Studio City home targeted by prowler; suspect claims secret marriage to star

A suspect is detained by police Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012 after he allegedly made his way onto the Studio City property of singer Miley Cyrus, seen on the left at the MTV Video Music Awards on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012.

September 8, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man was arrested after he allegedly made his way onto Miley Cyrus' property early Saturday morning.

Police say the man made it through the front gate and tried to open the door of the Studio City home.

The suspect reportedly said he was Cyrus' friend and that he was waiting for her to come home. He then started lighting candles outside. Police say he told them he and Cyrus had been secretly married for years.

The singer wasn't home at the time of the incident, but relatives staying at the home called police.

The identity of the suspect was not immediately released.