LARGO — Detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who broke into a home early Thursday morning and confronted the owners with a knife.
The incident took place about 3:40 a.m. at a townhouse at 7360 Ulmerton Road, according to Largo police.
The man was holding a large black knife, police said, woke up the homeowners in their bedrooms and told them: "I’m the cops."
Then he ran from the house.
The man being sought by police was described as a white, about 6-feet-2 and 250 pounds, with dark hair and a beard. Video from a nearby security camera showed him wearing cowboy boots, dark pants and an unbuttoned collared shirt.
Largo police ask anyone with information about this case to call (727) 587-6730.