An attempted burglary was disturbed in Mildenhall after the victims were woken by their dog.
Police are appealing for information following the attempted burglary in Heathland Way at 12.30am yesterday (11).
The victims were woken by their dog barking and went downstairs where they found the backdoor, which had been left insecure, open.
The offender was seen running from the property. It is believed entry was gained from College Heath Road over a fence into the rear garden. The offender escaped to the front of the property by a side gate, which had been left unbolted from the inside.
Nothing was stolen from the property.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact PC Luke Heffer at Mildenhall Police Station on 101, quoting reference MH/14/416, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.