JEWELLERY has been stolen from a house in Peeblesshire during a break-in, according to police.

The incident is said to have happened between 8.30am on Saturday, February 18, and 8.30pm on Saturday (February 25) on Howieson Place, West Linton.

The break-in has left the victim “upset”, with police issuing a witness appeal.

Detective Constable Ashley Black of CID said: “The victim is understandably upset and we're appealing to the public for any information they might have about this incident.

"If anyone noticed anything suspicious around the times of the break-in, please contact us.”

Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting incident number 3634 of February 25, 2023.