Police are urging residents in the Liskeard area to remain vigilant following a break-in at a bungalow in Pensilva.
A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said intruders broke into the property in East Park between 3.30pm on Friday January 25 and 9am on Monday January 28.
The intruder caused approximately £200 worth of damage to the patio door before entering and searching the property. It is not thought that anything was stolen.
Residents are being urged to be on the lookout for anything suspicious and ensure their homes are secure.