A suspect fled the scene of an attempted house burglary in Newmarket after he was caught trying to break in by the homeowners.
The incident occurred at 2.30am on Sunday, September 29, in Hamilton Road.
Police said the victims were woken by the sound of someone climbing over the side gate before trying the side door handle.
On going outside to investigate, one of the victims saw the suspect trying to force the side door and shouted at him, at which point the offender fled climbing back over the side gate.
The suspect is described as a white man, aged between 20 and 30 years, around 6ft tall and of a slim build.
Police are reminding residents to call 999 and stay inside if they believe someone is trying to break into their house.
Call police on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 with any information