Police are investigating a burglary at a home in Castlemona Avenue, Douglas.
During the break-in a number of items were stolen, including two laptops, a charger and an external hard drive.
The burglary took place some time between 10pm on Wednesday and 7.50am the following morning.
Police say they believe this was an opportunistic break-in, and they are urging all householders to be vigilant.
Anyone with information should contact constable Lana Gardner at Lord Street police station on 631212, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
The items stolen were a red Acer Aspire One D257 Notebook laptop and charger lead, a silver Acer laptop installed with Windows 8, and a Weston blue and white 250GB external hard drive.