POLICE are appealing for witnesses and information after property was damaged in Manor Fields, Dalton Piercy, in Hartlepool.
The damage was to a conservatory and police say it appears to have been caused by some kind of weapon.
The shot has gone through a double-glazed window and caused damage to furniture inside.
No one was inside the conservatory at the time of the incident, on Sunday, July 3, at around 2pm.
It is believed the damage was accidental but had potential to have been dangerous if anyone was inside the conservatory.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact PC Holly Angus, of Hartlepool Mail, on (01642) 302178 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.