Prairie Village woman walks in on home burglary

A Prairie Village woman walked in on a burglary in her home today in the 6600 block of El Monte. The homeowner was not hurt and Prairie Village police are looking for a white male in his early 20s with blond hair.

Prairie_Village_Police_BadgeThe suspect left the home before police arrived and drove west toward Roe Avenue in a black Acura four-door. The incident happened shortly before 12:30 p.m. Police are still following leads in the case.

When the woman walked into the house, police said, she found her alarm sounding. After she de-activated the alarm, she was confronted by the man in her garage. The man spoke to her, but did not threaten her, police said. He did take some items from the residence when he fled.

Anyone with information about the crime should contact the Prairie Village Police Department at 913-642-6868 or contact the TIPS hotline.