Two men have been arrested after a homeowner was tied to a chair by a pair of masked burglars.
The incident happened at a property on Fern Avenue, Staveley, at around 5am on Friday morning.
Two men, both wearing scarves on their faces, entered the house, demanded money and threatened a man. When he refused they tied him to a chair.
A 31-year-old and a 35-year-old have been arrested on suspicious of aggravated burglary.
Anyone that saw any suspicious activity in the area is asked to call police on 101.