A WATCH worth £2000 has been stolen from a house in Craigmount while its occupant slept.
The property in Stuart Green was broken into between midnight and 7am last Thursday.
A number of electrical goods along with a distinctive bright orange Omega diving watch were taken.
Police today launched an appeal for anyone with information to come forward.
PC Ruth Craig said: “The homeowner was obviously very upset to have had his belongings taken while he was asleep within the property and is keen to have these goods, particularly, the watch returned to him.
“Anyone who comes across this distinctive item is asked to contact police immediately.
“Similarly, anyone with information that can help us locate the stolen property or trace those responsible for this incident is also asked to get in touch.”
Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 or alternatively, the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.