Gardaí are appealing for information
Gardaí have appealed for information after a Carlow homeowner - who was in another room in their house - surprised burglars who then fled the scene on foot.
The incident occurred on October 9 at 3pm in the Knocklishen area of Rathvilly when the front door was forced on a premises in a rural area.
The homeowner was in another room and surprised the two culprits who fled the scene after seeing the person in the house.
Gardaí are appealing for information and people can contact Carlow Gardaí on 059 913 6620 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.