NEW CASTLE (KDKA) – A New Castle man taking a bath got quite a surprise, two burglars in his house.

Police tell the New Castle News that the man was taking a bath upstairs in his home at the 700 block of Ridge Street when he heard a noise downstairs.

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He told police he got out of the tub and started down the stairs to investigate when he saw a man standing in the doorway.

He said the intruder saw him and ran out of the side door, while another man also ran out of the house.

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Police say the men were wearing black hoodies and pants, and their faces were mostly covered by the hoods.

The paper reports the burglars got away with $177 in cash and jewelry.

Anyone who has information about the incident is asked to contact the New Castle police at (724) 656-3576.

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