Police said they were called to 1211 Crescent Avenue at around 4:30 a.m. Thursday.
They said there were four women in the home when one heard a noise downstairs and went to investigate.
She told police that’s when she spotted a man with a hoodie and a backpack rummaging around.
The man then left through a back door.
Police believe he got in through an unlocked door.
They said the burglar got away with some purses.