The Milford Police Department is investigating a burglary to a home on Devonshire Road, Milford that took place Nov. 20.

Police said that on Nov. 20 at approximately 8 p.m. an unknown man entered the residence by forcing his way through the kitchen window. The screen was cut and the window was pushed up. The suspect was seen by the homeowner as he stood in the kitchen.

The homeowner threw a laundry basket into the kitchen and immediately ran to her bedroom, where she locked herself in, police said.

“It appeared that the suspect left the residence through a side door next to the kitchen, without taking any belongings,” police said.

The suspect is described as approximately 5’7 in height, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. Anyone with information can call the Milford Police Department at 203-878-6551 or Detective Dancy at (203) 783-4798. Reference Case # 6974-15.