A TV and power tools were taken in the incident.
Gardaí in Laois are appealing for information in relation to a burglary earlier this week.
A large TV was taken from a house between Rathdowney and Errill on Tuesday evening.
Power tools were also removed from a shed during the incident, which occured between 4:30 and 7pm.
Anyone who noticed suspicious activity or has dashcam footage is asked to contact Abbeyleix Garda station.