Police are looking into an attempted burglary with violence in Kingston.
Around 2:30 yesterday afternoon, a woman at a Cedar Court address was confronted by a man at her back door who demanded cash.
She refused and shut the door before he came to the front of the house with a knife..
He fled when she screamed.
The man is described as Aboriginal in appearance, around 18 years of age and wearing a shirt with dark coloured pants.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.