Police Scotland is investigating after three men were seen acting suspiciously around a number of cars in Dundee.
The incident took place shortly after 10pm on Tuesday at Woodside Terrace.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Three men were seen acting suspiciously around a number of cars parked in the street there.
“A white Mitsubishi Lancer was entered with an apparent attempt to steal it, and a black Land Rover was also entered with intent to steal items from within. Nothing was taken from either car, and the three men involved made off.
“Officers would like to trace the men, all described as 20-30 years of age and about 5ft 8in tall and wearing dark clothing with hoods up. One was carrying a dark rucksack, and one had grey panels on his jacket.”
Anyone with any information is asked to call 101 or speak with any police officer or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 with the reference CR/5395/18.