Kawartha Lakes police are investigating after an intruder broke in to two separate homes on Cambridge Street north in Lindsay over the weekend.
Police say when a homeowner confronted the suspect around 3:30am Saturday, the man fled on foot.
A second Cambridge St resident awoke to the sound of a person in their home about 15 mins later.
The suspect again fled after being confronted by the homeowner.
The suspect is described as being 5 feet 10 inches tall, wearing a black hoodie and a black baseball hat.
Anyone who may have information regarding the incidents is asked to contact police or crimestoppers.