A homeowner in Port aux Basques heard a noise on Sunday and while checking out the source of the noise, discovered a person trying to break into his home.
The suspect fled the scene. Nothing was taken and there were no injuries.
The RCMP is seeking the public's assistance to try to identify the suspect.
If anyone has any information, or observed any suspicious behaviour in the Legrow Street area of the town, they are asked to contact the Port aux Basques RCMP or Crime Stoppers.