Police are hunting for robbers who targeted a property near Inverness last night.
The property in Foxhole near Kiltarlity was targeted at about 7pm, with the culprits fleeing with a sum of cash.
Nobody was injured during the incident.
Police have now launched an investigation, and forensics officers were spotted at the scene earlier today.
Detectives are appealing for anyone with information to come forward urgently.
Detective Inspector Craig Still said: “Inquiries are now ongoing to establish the full circumstances.
“These inquiries are at an early stage and the local community may notice a continued police presence in the area.
“Anyone who may have information is asked to call 101, quoting incident 2809 of 19 October, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”