Police are appealing for witnesses after a 62-year-old man was subjected to racial abuse in the early hours of Sunday morning in his own house.
The man was in his home in Park Street, Falkirk when at 1.15 a.m. someone banged on his window. When he looked out, he was subjected to a tirade of racially offensive abuse from a man.
Police are looking to identify the person responsible for the hate crime who is described as being in his 30s, of heavy build with short fair hair. He was wearing a dark, possibly blue coloured, jumper.
If you can help, contact Police Scotland on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.