BAYSWATER police are searching for a man who damaged nine cars in Mt Lawley.
Between 1am and 3am on August 13, the man walked through several streets including Railway Parade, Rookwood Street and Field Street.
Officer-in-charge John Waghorn said the man stole money, purses, wallets and other valuables from the cars.
“We did patrols and people reported it (the incidents) to police when they woke up,” he said.
“We were aware around 1.30am that we had a spate of stealing and damage offences to cars.”
He urged people to lock their cars which were parked on verges and not leave valuables inside.
Call Bayswater police on 9473 5500.