A burglar confronted an 18-year-old Salt Lake woman while she was taking a shower at her home Wednesday afternoon.

The man threatened to kill and rape the woman if she called police, then fled on foot after taking cash and jewelry, Salt Lake Police Lt. Mark Zelig said.The burglar apparently kicked open the locked front door of the residence, near 900 North and 1200 West, Zelig said.

The burglar was described as being between 18 and 22 years old and about 5-foot-8.