MERCED (CBS13) — A Sacramento man currently serving a sentence in the county Main Jail was identified as a suspect accused of a violent home invasion robbery in Merced back in September, police announced Friday.

Alexis Vega-Higareda, 26, will be transferred to the Merced County Jail once he completes his sentence in Sacramento, which is for an unrelated crime.

READ MORE: Dramatic Price Drop At Pump Draws Drivers To Galt Gas Station

According to the Merced Police Department, officers responded on September 11 to a home on Kingsland Avenue for reports of a woman screaming. A woman was located in the backyard tied up and badly beaten annd officers determined multiple items were stolen from her home.

READ MORE: Jewelry Store Owner Says Suspects Stole 300K Worth of Merchandise

For the Merced crime, Vega-Higareda faces new charges of home invasion, attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon and burglary.

MORE NEWS: Armed Robbers Steal $300K Worth Of Items From Jeweler In South Sacramento

Merced police said they are working to identify one other suspect involved in the crime.