Burlgar stole Kilkenny homeowner’s purse and jewellery as she helped stranger look for dog
A county Kilkenny woman’s home was burgled as she helped a stranger to look for her dog.
Gardai are investigating the burglary, which occurred at a house in the Fairview area of Graiguenamanagh on Saturday.
The victim answered a call to her backdoor to find a woman outside who said she was looking for her dog and asked for the homeowner’s help.
The homeowner obliged, and helped the woman to look for her dog for a few minutes. But after she returned inside she discovered her purse and a number of items of jewellery were missing.
Potential eyewitnesses or anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area at the time is urged to contact Thomastown Garda Station on 056 775 4150.