A scare for a homeowner in Burlington Friday afternoon who walked in on a burglary.
Police say the woman found a man inside her house on North Avenue. He ran off.
He's described as a younger white man, about 6-feet tall and thin, with short hair and some facial hair. He was wearing gray jeans and a gray and black hooded overcoat.
The family dog got loose during the incident, but was found by police a short time later.