The Bettendorf Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in a residential burglary.
At 5:36 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to the 5200 block of Taylor Avenue for a report of a burglary where the homeowner was present.
The suspect brandished a firearm and forced his way into the home, according to a news release.
After an altercation inside the residence, the suspect fled on foot.
The suspect is described a white man in his early to mid-30s, approximately 5-feet-8-inches and 175 pounds. He was wearing dark pants, a black jacket, and a stocking cap.
Anyone with information is asked to call Bettendorf Police Detective Jeff Buckles at 563-344-4039.