Police are investigating after an elderly couple's home was broken into in in Whalan on Monday night (June 2).
A man,88, and his wife, 87, were at their residence in Finnistere Avenue, at around 7.15pm.
As the man left the loungeroom, he saw an unknown male intruder run out of a bedroom and down the hallway, then dive out the window of another bedroom.
Mount Druitt Police and the Dog Squad conducted a search of the area but the man was not located.
The couple has reported a number of items missing from their home.
The man is described as being of Caucasian, about 173cm tall, with brown hair and an athletic build, wearing a white T-shirt and black shorts.
Police urge anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000