Jewellery and money were stolen from a resident of Jameson Road who let a con man into her home.
He knocked to ask if he could come inside to write a message for the upstairs flat. It is thought a second man came in while he was talking to the victim.
The crime took place on Monday morning at 11.30am.
The suspect is believed to be an eastern European male, stocky, and dressed in a leather jacket and trousers. If you saw anything please call 101 and quote crime ref:- 0521 of 13/01.