LAKE FOREST, Calif -- A man had to be rescued after getting stuck in a chimney at a home in Lake Forest, California.

Officials say the incident happened around 3 a.m. after a family dispute.

Police say the man was trying to get into his ex-wife's house and got stuck nearly all the way down the fireplace after trying to get into the chimney Santa-Claus style.

The man suffered mild, non-life threatening injuries. No criminal charges are expected to be filed.

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