A woman in Brandon, Man., was shocked to find a strange man in her home, holding her baby girl and rocking her to sleep.

The man got into the woman's house through an open front door, according to Brandon police, who said it happened Friday.

The woman was in the kitchen when she heard a noise coming from the living room.

When she went to look, she found the man holding her daughter.

The man put the baby down gently then walked out of the home, police said.

The baby was not hurt.

Police are looking for the man whom they say may have been intoxicated.