Toronto

Sleeping teen wakes up to find intruder in her home, police say

Toronto police are asking residents in the area of Lawrence Avenue West and Caledonia Road to check security camera footage after a teenager woke up to discover an intruder in her home early Friday morning.

Residents in Lawrence Avenue West and Caledonia Road area asked to check security cameras

Toronto police are asking residents in the area of Lawrence Avenue West and Caledonia Road to check security camera footage after a teenager woke up to discover an intruder in her home early Friday morning.

Police say a 16-year-old girl was asleep in an area home in the early morning hours Friday when a man entered her home.

After she woke up and spotted the man, he fled, according to police.

Investigators are asking neighbourhood residents to check their security cameras and to contact police if they see anything suspicious in the footage, or around the neighbourhood.

Anyone with information can call 416-808-7474 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS.