Residents scared off an intruder who reportedly broke into their Kennewick home through a partially opened garage door.
Police were called around 3:20 a.m. Monday to the house on the 8000 block of West Skagit Avenue after residents found a man inside their garage, police said. The residents confronted the suspect and he took off on foot.
Officers searched the area with a police dog but were unable to find the man.
No one was injured during the break-in.
Police want to remind residents to make sure their doors and windows are locked at night.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Kennewick police at 509-628-0333.