THE OWNERS of a house in Musselburgh came home to find a burglar inside.
Police said the man broke into the house in The Grove at around 7.45pm on Monday. He ran off out the house when the owners returned.
A silver necklace worth around £100 was taken during the break-in and police are appealing for anyone with information to get in touch.
Inspector Andy Harborow said: “This incident is being progressed by officers working under Operation RAC, who are keen to hear from anyone who remembers seeing anything suspicious in The Grove or surrounding area on Monday evening.
“Similarly, anyone with any more information relevant to this enquiry, or who can help us identify the male responsible is asked to contact police immediately.”