Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempt was made to break into a house in Matlock.
On March 31 at 8.10am the owner of a house in Daysmill Close saw a man standing in her back garden. When the man saw her looking through the window he ran off.
An attempt had been made to enter the property via a rear door and a rear window.
He was described as 5ft 10ins tall and of a stocky build. He was wearing a dark coloured hooded top with the hood worn up.
Anyone with information is asked to call DC Simon Rogers on 101 quoting crime reference number 13185/15.