Tyres were slashed and wing mirrors were damaged during a vandalism spree in Woodford Halse on Sunday morning.
Around 20 cars parked in Station Court and surrounding streets were damaged while several charcoal briquettes were set alight and left around the street.
The attack which also saw cars’ paintwork scratched happened sometime between 1am and 1.20am.
The culprit is described as a white man, about 5ft 6in, with a slim build, bald and clean shaven. He was wearing dark jeans, a checked shirt and a long-sleeved navy jumper.
Officers were on patrol in the village all day on Sunday. They are keen to hear from anyone who may have any information about who committed these offences or anyone who may have noticed damage to their vehicle over the weekend but has not yet reported it to the police.
Anyone with information, can call Northants Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.