A burglary has taken place at a Ponteland home.
The break-in happened at a house in Beech Court between 10.30am and 12.20pm on Tuesday.
An amount of cash was stolen from inside.
Witnesses reported seeing a man running away from the address just after 10.30am towards the High Croft Road area.
He was white and was wearing a white baseball cap, long sleeved red jumper and light blue coloured jeans.
Anyone who was in the area, or who has any information that could help with enquiries, is asked to contact police on 101, ext. 69191, quoting reference number 469 210415.