SYOSSET - Police are searching for the thief behind a Syosset home invasion.

Police say the man broke into a house on Cherry Lane East in Syosset through an attic window before 5 a.m.

The 69-year-old homeowner woke up and saw the suspect run out of his house.

Officials say the thief got away with two handguns, jewelry and cash.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.