Lincolnshire Police have stepped up patrols after ball bearings were catapulted towards the back of a house near Lincoln.
The ball bearings were shot three times at a property on Coult Avenue in North Hykeham, causing damage to the windows.
The force’s local neighbourhood team is appealing for any information which could assist in tracking down those responsible for the criminal damage.
Patrols of the area will also be increased in an attempt to trace the person responsible.
Anyone with information should contact Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 377 of April 27.
Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.