Police are hunting a group of young offenders who broke into several businesses in Singleton.
It's understood the thieves smashed the windows of five stores, including a cafe, a Chinese restaurant, a fish and chip shop, a bakery and a general store on Fitch Street around 10pm on Monday.
They left empty handed from all businesses, except the general store where they stole cigarettes and cash.
It's believed the trio left on two motorbikes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online www.crimestoppers.com.au.