Woman hides under bed covers from burglars

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SEATTLE - Police are looking for two men who broke into a Magnolia woman’s home Thursday morning.

The incident happened at a home in the 3300 block of 38th Avenue West around 9 a.m.

Police said a woman reported that while she was asleep she heard her doorbell ring three times. 

According to police, the men broke into the woman’s home by prying open the back door.

The woman heard the door open next to her bedroom, then her bedroom door opened up and she hid under bed covers.

Police said the men removed the covers and exclaimed that someone was inside the house.

The woman ran out of the house and called police.

The woman’s boyfriend, who also lives inside the house, told KIRO 7 Eyewitness News reporter Chris Legeros the men also stole a laptop computer before going into her bedroom.

“It’s very disappointing, it’s frustrating and it’s very scary,” said the victim’s boyfriend.

When officers arrived at the location, they found two witnesses who saw the two men running from the scene.

Officers searched the area but could not find them. 

Police described the two men as black and in their 20s.

Detectives will continue to investigate the incident.