It happened on Manor Road at 7pm on Saturday 5 December when a suspect attempted to gain entry into a property.
In particular, police are appealing for information about a male who was wearing all black clothing with a hood around Manor Road at the time of the offence.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Geeta Maharjan. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12200221213.