Thieves caused damage to a vehicle parked in a Kettering car park while stealing its spare tyre.
The theft happened at about 8pm on Wednesday (April 8) in McDonalds car park in Stainer Close, off Northfield Avenue.
The offenders stole the spare tyre from underneath a white Range Rover, causing damage to the winch.
Witnesses, or anyone with information, is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.