Carlow Gardaí have issued an appeal for information after individuals claiming to sell saucepans took cash from an elderly woman over the weekend.
The incident happened on Saturday at 1pm at Powerstown in Carlow when an elderly lady answered her door to individuals claiming to sell saucepans.
When the culprits left the property, the woman noticed a small quantity of cash had been taken.
Gardaí issued a text alert to local community groups seeking information.
Anybody in that area who may have seen anything suspicious or had a similar call to their house is asked to contact Carlow Garda Station on 059 913 1505.