A woman woke up to find a burglar fleeing the bedroom of her New Hyde Park on Thursday evening, Nassau County police said.
The 50-year-old victim was awakened by the burglar just in time to see him flee her house through the rear living room window at 7:45 p.m., police said.
The burglar fled empty handed. There was no description of the suspect. The victim was not injured.
Third Squad detectives request anyone with information on this case to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.