San Diego police were searching for the man who broke into a Scripps Ranch home early Friday and fired shots at the homeowner.
The shooting happened in the 11400-block of Olive Knoll Court in the Stonebridge Estates Community just after 1:30 a.m.
Once the homeowner found the intruder in their garage, officers say the intruder fired a handgun at the homeowner, missing him.
The suspect was last seen running toward Old Creek Road. He was described by police as a white male, 5-feet 9-inches tall, medium build, wearing dark blue shirt & blue jeans.