Thieves have stolen a £500 guitar from a shop window display in Shrewsbury.
West Mercia Police said youths hurled bricks through the window of County Music Supplies, on Wyle Cop, in the early hours of Saturday.
Damage estimated at more than £2,000 has also been caused to the shop and other instruments.
Shop owner, Neil Cowmeadow, said he always feared he would be targeted. Police have asked for witnesses to contact them.