Two men were disturbed by a householder when they got into their home in Beck Row on Sunday night.
The incident occurred at just after 10pm at a house in Sycamore Drive.
The victim, who had had been outside, went to go back into the house through the back door when he saw two men in the kitchen. They immediately ran off and into the alleyway leading to Linden Walk.
The suspects are described as follows: First man is white with tanned skin, aged in his mid to late twenties, 5ft 10in to 6ft tall, of medium build and wearing a dark hooded top, dark jeans and a black beanie hat. The second man is white, in his mid-twenties, 5ft 11in to 6ft 1in tall, of medium build, and wearing a dark zipped top, dark jeans and a black beanie hat.