PACIFICA (BCN) — A home burglary suspect fled after a home’s burglary alarm sounded Thursday afternoon in Pacifica, police said today.

Officers responded at about 1:30 p.m. to the 500 block of Monterey Road. Police said a person at the home heard someone banging on the home’s rear sliding glass door.

Police said the suspect was able to break the outer pane of glass to the door, but was unable to get in the home.

Officers are describing the suspect as a dark-skinned male, about 6 feet tall with a medium build. Police said he was wearing a red and white baseball cap and red shirt.

Someone saw him leaving the home in a gold older sport utility vehicle, such as a Ford Explorer.

Anyone with information about the attempted burglary is being asked to get in touch with the Pacifica Police Department at (650) 738-7314.

People can make anonymous tips to the Silent Witness Hotline at (650)359-4444 or online at