A 48-YEAR-OLD disabled man woke up to find a burglar in his room.
The intruder fled from the home at Newsome Avenue in Newsome after he realised he had been seen.
He is not thought to have taken anything.
The burglar - who struck just before 6.30am last Thursday - is a mixed race man who had pulled his denim jacket over his head.
He also wore dark denim jeans.
Anyone who saw him in the area or has any information should contact Pc Gerry Lenihan on 01484 436664.