A burglary was attempted in Oakhill Road, Horsham, on Tuesday September 3, less than a week after another property in the road was broken into.
The incident took place between 2pm and 5pm.
No entry was gained to the property, and nothing was stolen.
This follows a burglary in the road on Thursday August 29 when jewellery was stolen.
Police are appealing for witnesses.
Anyone with information can contact 101 quoting serial 0201 04/09/2013.