A number of commercial properties in a North-east town have been broken into.
The incident happened in the College Bounds, West Shore Road and Anderson Place areas of Fraserburgh in the early hours of yesterday morning.
More than £500 in cash was stolen, with more than £100 of damage caused to the premises.
Police Scotland believe the incidents are linked and are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.
Detective Constable Richard Cooper said: “I would appeal to anyone who saw anything suspicious in any of the areas mentioned to contact police as soon as possible.
“It is extremely unusual for a number of commercial premises to be targeted in a short space of time, and I can assure the public extensive inquiries are ongoing to detect the person, or persons, responsible.
“Contact Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 if you would prefer to remain anonymous.”