Police are appealing for witnesses after tools were stolen in Peebles.
The incident happened sometime between 10pm on Sunday and 8am on Monday an address in Kittlegairy Road.
A garden shed was broken into and several drills worth around £900 were taken along with other tools worth about £300. Officers are conducting local inquiries to trace those responsible and anyone who can assist with their investigation is asked to come forward.
Inspector Kevin Harris said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who remembers seeing any suspicious activity in or around Kittlegairy Road on Sunday evening or early Monday morning.
“In addition I would ask any member of the public, who is approached by anyone trying to sell on these items, to contact police immediately.”