The crime happened shortly before 4 a.m. on Aug. 27 in the city of Gardena.
Anyone familiar with the suspect is urged to call Gardena police at 310-217-9617 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Authorities warn that termite tents are a signal to thieves that no one is home.
The city of Gardena offers free home checks for those who are away from their homes or have their residence tented. Checks can be requested through the city's app "Gardena Direct."