Four boys have been charged in connection with a break in at a North-east home.
A 14-year-old, two 16-year-olds and a 17-year-old have all been charged in relation to the alleged theft.
Three bikes, worth a between £500 and £1000 were taken from the property in the George Street area of Huntly.
Local Sergeant John Kearney said: “Thank you to those who assisted us with this particular inquiry.”
He added: “Tackling acquisitive crime in the Huntly area is treated as a priority and I would urge the public to continue and assist us as we strive to keep our communities safe.
“Anyone who has concerns or information regarding crime where they live should contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 if you would prefer to remain anonymous.”