Boroondara Crime Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for public assistance to identify a man following a burglary in Glen Iris last month.
Police have been told an unknown man forced entry to a house on Queens Parade about 4.45pm on Friday 4 October.
Once inside the thief stole jewellery and fled the scene.
The offender is perceived to be Caucasian in appearance with a medium build and was wearing a light blue hooded jumper and light blue jeans.
Investigators have released an image of a man that may be able to assist with their enquiries.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au