TWO houses in Woodley have been targeted by thieves.

Between 4pm and 6.30pm on Wednesday, February 21, thieves attempted to break into two properties in Hearn Road by trying to force open the back doors.

At one of the houses, a white man was seen wearing a red bobble hat, but made off when a neighbour shouted at him.

Anyone with any information should call 101 quoting reference number 43180055976.