Big Spring Police are looking for the suspect they say broke into a woman's house on Wednesday.
According to investigators, a white man in his 20's kicked in the back door of the house.
He then woke the elderly woman inside and pointed a knife at her.
The suspect took several items from the house and ran off on foot.
The woman was not hurt.
The suspect is described as clean shaven, with a medium build. He was wearing a hooded sweat-shirt.