Police are appealing for witnesses after a man approached a woman holding a loaded crossbow.
The incident happened on in Dorking Walk, Corby, on Tuesday, May 28, between 10.30am and 10.45am.
The man approached the woman and held a loaded crossbow towards her before walking off.
The woman was not harmed during the incident.
The offender is described as white and between 30 and 40 years old.
Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 - alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.