Police: Woman Wakes to Burglar Inside South Tulsa Apartment

Tulsa Police are searching for a man who reportedly stole a woman's purse and cell phone from inside her home early Wednesday morning.

According to police, a woman woke up around 4 a.m. and saw a man standing inside her apartment. When he saw her, he ran from the place.

It happened at the complex on 4877 S. Braden Ave.

The woman said the suspect entered through an unlocked patio door and her purse & cell phone were missing.

About an hour later, complex security found the suspect and tried to take him into custody, but he was able to get away.

He is described as a black male with braided hair, wearing a white tank top and black shorts.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.