An intruder was scared off by a homeowner in a incident in Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville said an unknown male entered the home of Mindy Stoneham, 20, of 145 School St., Schuylkill Township, about 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 18. He entered through a unlocked door on the southeast corner of the home.

The male was just inside the kitchen area when confronted by the homeowner. He fled the home into a wooded area north of the residence.