The incident occurred earlier this month.
Gardaí are appealing for information about a burglary in Offaly earlier this month.
A house in on New Road, Birr was broken into at approximately 8 o'clock on the evening of Saturday, 8th January 2022.
No injuries were reported and no arrests have been made.
Anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area or has any information in relation to the incident are asked to contact Birr Garda Station on 057 91 69710.