Thieves steal £7,000 worth of bicycles from two Peebles homes
Thieves have stolen £7,000 worth of high-end bicycles in raids on two properties in Peebles.
A Specialized Camber Comp Carbon and a Carrera Valour, worth about £4,000, were taken from a house in the town's St Andrews Road between 20 and 21 July.
A nearby shed was also broken into with five bikes worth about £3,000 stolen.
They included a black and grey Genesis Core, a black Specialized Langster and a Gary Fisher mountain bike with yellow writing on the frame.
Police have appealed for witnesses.
Insp Mike Bennett, who is based at Galashiels police station, said: "I want to hear from anyone who knows anything about these break-ins or who has been approached to buy a second-hand bike in the area in recent days."