A door was damaged as thieves tried to force their way into a property in Rothwell yesterday (Tuesday).
They got into the property in Rushton Road by forcing the the rear door open, which led to some damage.
The break-in took place sometime between 9.50am and 7pm.
But a police spokesman said: “Nothing appears to have been taken.”
Witnesses or anyone with information about the break-in can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 111555.