Two wallets containing cash were stolen during the incident.
A 19 year old man is appearing in court this morning charged with a burglary in Laois.
The incident occurred in the Ballylinan area on 21st April this year.
The man allegedly entered the premises and stole two wallets containing cash but was disturbed by the home owner and left the scene.
Gardaí would like to thank the public for their assistance in this case.