A CAR has been broken into and “property from within” stolen during an incident, according to Borders police.

The alleged offence happened between 5-6pm on Wednesday (October 6) near Jedburgh, say officers.

The car – a dark grey Honda CRV – was parked in the lay-by at Mounthooly on the A698, according to a Police Scotland spokesperson.

The spokesperson added: “If anyone has any information please phone 101 and quote incident 2724 of October 6.”