BORDERS police say two people were acting "suspiciously" in Galashiels early this morning (May 19).

The people were trying to open car doors in the Coulter Avenue area of the town at around 2.30am, police say.

Witnesses are being asked to come forward, including anyone with CCTV or dashcam footage.

A police spokesperson said the people were wearing dark hooded tops.

The spokesperson added: "We are asking anybody who may have witnessed anything or those who may have CCTV or dashcams fitted to their vehicles to contact us, quoting reference number 317 of the May 19, 2020.

"You can also provide information anonymously through Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or by completing their online reporting form."