A sum of money was taken last Saturday.
Investigations are continuing after €1,000 was taken from an elderly Laois woman.
The incident occurred after the pensioner, who's in her 70's was followed home from mass in the Cappard area of Rosenallis last Saturday.
No arrests have been made.
Anyone who may have seen anything between 7:30 and 8:30pm is being asked to contact Mountmellick Garda station.