This HCSO booking photo from previous unrelated 2012 arrest.
Tampa -- Police are searching for a man who broke into his ex-girlfriend's home and threatened her life.
Around 3:30 a.m. on October 5, Yves Jeanty entered his ex-girlfriend's apartment armed with a butcher knife. When Yves found her and her new boyfriend in the bedroom, he fled the residence without harming anyone.
On the second attempt on October 7, Jeanty went back to his ex-girlfriend's apartment and confronted her asleep in her bed. Jeanty brandished a pocket knife and stated "if you scream, I'm going to kill you". The victim ended up talking Jeanty into leaving her apartment without hurting her.
Detectives have issued arrest warrants for Jeanty for 2 counts of Armed Burglary of an Occupied Dwelling, 2 counts of Aggravated Assault with a Knife and 2 counts of Violation of Domestic Violence Injunction.
Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Yves Jeanty and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).