Police have appealed for witnesses following the theft of a mid three-figure sum of money, jewellery and two dolls from a property at Hanover Street in Fraserburgh.
The incident happened shortly before 7pm on Tuesday, December 6.
Detective Inspector Norman Stevenson said: "This was an upsetting incident for the homeowner and we are appealing to the public to help us with any information. If anyone saw anything unusual or suspicious in the area around the time stated we would ask that they get in touch.
"The dolls that were taken are described as extremely life-like and one is a Paris Sculpt model. It is a fairly unusual item to have and we would ask that if anyone is offered these for sale to please get in touch with us.
"Anyone with information can contact police on 101."