ARARAT - Police are appealing for witnesses to two acts of criminal damage to property at addresses in Viewpoint Street.
On two separate occasions during the week beginning May 5 windows at properties in the street were smashed.
Both occurred late at night and have cost the owners hundreds of dollars in repairs.
Police are also investigating the theft of alcohol from a property in Maude Street on the weekend of May 3 and 4.
Thieves are believed to have gained access to an unattended house and taken $50 worth of the substance from the Alfresco dining area.
Anyone with information on any of the criminal activity is urged to contact Ararat Police 5355 1500 or Crimestoppers 1800 333 000.