Police said the suspect was armed with a knife and asked for cash, then searched the room – taking three wrist-watches, a tool kit and a bag that contained some bank cards.
The break-in happened on Spring Lane near Bodden Road, located between Eastern Avenue and the George Town waterfront.
There was no physical contact with the victim and the suspect got away from the scene on foot, police said.
The intruder is described as approximately 6ft tall, light skinned, wearing three-quarter length light brown pants. He had a grey cloth/shirt covering his face.
RCIPS Detective Constable Marcia Myles asked for anyone who has any information to contact the police criminal investigation department.
If any person is approached to purchase the described stolen items, they are asked to contact the police. Specifically, those items included two white ‘Guess’ watches, a Bulova Gold and Silver watch, a ‘Crescent’ tool kit and a cream bag containing bank cards.