Baby home during North Warrawong break-in

Men armed with a shovel broke in to a North Warrawong house on Sunday.

Police said four males, a female and a 15-month-old child were at the First Avenue home when three men, one armed with a shovel, forced their way into the home at 3.20am.

The males smashed a window of the house then left.

They stole three mobile phones.

Police do not have a description of the offenders or the car they drove off in.

Any witnesses are asked to contact Lake Illawarra Police or Crime Stoppers.