A man burst into a home and threatened a Hamilton teen with a knife on Thursday, police say.
Around 4 p.m., two men arrived at a home on Fruitland Road and approached a teen who was sitting on the porch.
One of the men approached the teen, accused him of theft and threatened him, police say.
The teen ran into the house, and the suspect chased him into a second floor bedroom.
The man then kicked the door open and threatened the teen with a knife, police say.
The teen managed to escape from the home and call police, while the man fled in a vehicle with the other unknown male.
Detectives have identified the suspect, and are in the process of obtaining a warrant for his arrest.
The 15-year-old youth wasn't harmed during the incident.