Patch has been informed of a sizable police response to the area of 3100 Old Tunnel Rd. after a resident living in the area reported hearing a loud noise and waking up to find a man rummaging through her living room.
It appears the homeowner was asleep when the intruder kicked in her front door at 6:38 a.m. Monday. The resident at first thought some boxes had fallen but went to check and saw the man with a flashlight going through the residence.
Lafayette police are on the scene and are reportedly searching the area. No suspect description is available at the present time.
We'll update this story as it develops.