Police said that they are searching for a man who attempted a burglary in Ozone Park on Aug. 18.
Around 6:30 p.m., an unidentified individual was spotted looking in the window of a residence in the vicinity of Centreville Street and Peconic Street. The suspect knocked on the door, went to the back yard, put on a mask and gloves and attempted to enter the residence. The suspect fled when he heard a 67-year-old woman who lived in the house scream.
The suspect is described as a man between the ages of 20 and 30 years of age who was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, black T-shirt with a gray 3/4 sleeve shirt underneath, black sweatpants and black sneakers with white soles.