Witnesses sought after Hawick housebreaking

The St Mary's Manse area of Hawick
The St Mary's Manse area of Hawick

Borders police are appealing for information after a housebreaking in Hawick last week.

The incident happened between 12.30am and 9.15am on Monday, July 11, at an address at St Mary’s Manse in the town’s Braid Road.

A number of personal items were stolen, including a handbag and a three-figure sum of cash, mainly foreign currency.

Police Constable Margaret Kirkpatrick, of Hawick Police Station, said: “If anyone remembers seeing someone acting suspiciously in this area, or has any relevant information, please contact us.”

Those with any information can contact Police Scotland on 101 or anonymously via Crimestopppers on 0800 555 111.