Amherst residents awoken by burglary-in-progress

Posted at 9:57 PM, Jul 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-12 09:21:46-04

Amherst Police are looking for a burglar who attempted to rob a home on Brambly Court early Sunday morning.

Police say the residents were woken up around 3:45 a.m. by a man dressed in dark clothing and wearing a ski mask. 

The man ran away from the home with an undetermined amount of jewelry.

Anyone with information is asked to call Amherst Police.