Feb 102015

Police ScotlandPolice in the Borders are appealing for witnesses following a housebreaking at Castle Dykes, Cockburnspath.

The incident occurred between 8.30am on Tuesday, February 3 and 3.30pm on Wednesday, February 4.

Several high value items of jewellery were stolen along with a number of personal items.

Anyone who can assist officers with their ongoing enquiry is asked to come forward.

Philip Moule from Police Scotland said: This crime has been particularly distressing to the homeowner and I would encourage anyone who noticed anything suspicious in the area to contact police immediately.

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 or alternatively, the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.