A car window was smashed and rucksack stolen in the car park of a local beauty spot.
Police are appealing for information after the parked VW Golf estate was targeted on Wednesday at Hallyburton Community Woodland on the A923, near Coupar Angus.
The break in happened sometime between 3pm and 4.30pm at the rural spot.
As well as the window being smashed, the contents of the rucksack were taken too.
The area is a popular walking and fishing spot.
A spokesman for Police Scotland said: “Anyone with any information should contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting CR/19301/18 or speak to any police officers.
“Alternatively if you have any information about the incident you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form at crimestoppers-uk.org.”