Ithaca, N.Y. — Cornell police are investigating a burglary that occurred at the Delta Tau Delta fraternity house early Wednesday morning.

A burglar entered the fraternity on Mary Ann Wood Drive around 5:05 a.m. A resident sleeping in his room woke up and found the burglar going through his wallet.

The burglar then fled the scene. Police are now investigating this burglary and two other burglary reports from the same location.

The victim describes the perpetrator as a black male in his early 20s, approximately 5-feet, 10-inches tall, weighing about 200 pounds, unshaven with black curly hair and a gray sweatshirt.

Police ask anyone with information related to this event to call them at (607) 255-1111.

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Jeff Stein

Jeff Stein is the founder and former editor of the Ithaca Voice.