Birmingham police seek tips after man found hiding in home

Police say man fled home on Hazel after being found in basement

Published On: Oct 31 2012 12:49:32 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 31 2012 05:51:15 PM EDT

Birmingham police are asking for the public's help in finding a man who they say was hiding in a woman's home.

Police said a homeowner in the 800 block of Hazel reported finding the man in her home in her basement in the middle of the night.

Police have released a composite sketch of the man and describe him as white, in his late 30s or early 40s, with short dark hair and glasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Birmingham Police Department at 248-530-1866.