Intruders damaged a cellar after trying to break into a Kettering bar.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the attempted burglary at Lycia bar in Market Place, Kettering.
A police spokesman said: “The offender attempted to get into the bar through the back entrance to the cellar. They did not gain access to the bar but did cause causing significant damage to the cellar entrance.”
The incident happened between 7.30pm on Thursday, July 18, and 9.05am on Friday, July 19.
Anyone with information about the break-in can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.