POLICE are appealing for information after a number of vehicles were damaged in the same street.
The incident happened in Sandringham Road, in Hartlepool, some time on Monday night into the early hours of Tuesday.
Officers received six reports of vehicles being left with various amounts of damage to the paintwork after what appears to be scratch marks.
Pc Donna Rodham said: “We take incidents of criminal damage extremely seriously and would urge anyone with any information to come forward.”
Pc Rodham is also looking for witnesses to a separate incident of criminal damage on Mulgrave Road, on February 6, where a wing mirror was removed from a Honda Accord.
Officers can be contacted on (01642) 302178 or Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.