BROOKLYN - Police are looking for a man who broke into a home in Brooklyn and threatened a woman with a knife. 

It happened on Tuesday on Taylor Street in Williamsburg around 10 p.m.

Police say the woman ran into the kitchen after a man followed her inside her home.

The victim says the man removed a knife from the kitchen sink and pointed it at her before running away.

He is described as being 16 to 20 years old, 5'8'' tall and 140 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a black shirt and a white wrist band on his left arm.