Police are appealing for information following a report of a man acting suspiciously in Kelso early on Friday (September 5) morning.
Officers were called to a property at The Linn in Kelso at around 2.45am after a resident spotted a man in the garden of their home.
Nothing was stolen from the property and no-one was injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as being in his early twenties and approximately 5ft 5in. Anyone who saw any suspicious activity can call Police Scotland on 101 or on 0800 555 111.