Police are appealing for information after two cars were damaged in the same South Tyneside street.
Offenders scratched panels on both vehicles that were parked on Galsworthy Road, in South Shields.
The first damage happened between 6.30pm, on Thursday, November 20 and 2.30pm, on Friday, November 21.
The second happened between 3.30pm, on Wednesday, November 26 and 8.30am, on Thursday, November 27.
Enquiries into the damages are underway and police are keen to speak to any witnesses.
Any witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 481 27/11/14 or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.