State police at Lehighton are investigating an attempted burglary that occurred in Monroe County.

Troopers said an unknown criminal attempted to enter the home of George Cibik, 48, of 4637 Buck Lane, in Kunkletown, Polk Township, about 2:08 a.m. on July 7. They attempted to gain entry through a window but fled when confronted by Cibik, troopers said.