A PSNI spokesperson said: “Last night (Sunday 8th February) we received a report of a burglary in the Melrose Street area of South Belfast.
“It occurred between 4.20pm on the 6th February and 10.20pm on the 8th February.
“Then at 12.25am we received a report of an attempted burglary in the Stranmillis Street area of South Belfast.
“It occurred at the time of the report but entry was not gained.
“If anyone has any information on these incidents please contact us on 101 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”