Deep scratches were made to the bonnet and doors of a car parked in Kettering.
Police are appealing for information about the criminal damage caused to a car in Templar Road, Kettering, on Sunday, February 17.
At some time between 2pm and 2.40pm, a secure orange Nissan Qashqai was damaged.
A police spokesman said: “An instrument was used to score extensive deep scratches into the bonnet and both offside doors.”
Any witnesses to the incident can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.