Carlow Gardaí are investigating the theft of power tools from a shed in Carlow Town.
The incident occurred Friday into Saturday of last weekend between 9pm and 10am.
The injured party found their garage broken into and power tools were taken- including an angle grinder, a compressor, two drills and a chop saw - during the course of the incident.
Carlow Gardaí are investigating the incident and are encouraging people to ensure their property is marked and photographed for ID purposes.
Anyone with information can contact Carlow Garda Station on 059 913 6620 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.