€3,500 of power tools stolen from van parked outside house in Kilkenny town
More than €3,500 worth of heavy-duty tools were stolen from a work van parked outside a house in Ballyragget.
The incident happened on High Street between 8pm and 9pm on Thursday night.
The grey Renault Master van was parked in the driveway of a house at the time.
A number of power tools were taken, including a Hilti Hammer Action drill, a Hilti Laser, a Hilti Impact driver, a Dewalt Impact Driver, a Dewalt Screw Gun and a Hilti Dry Wall Gun.
Gardai estimate the combined value of the tools at more than €3,500.
Witnesees or anyone who is offered tools matching the above description is asked to contact Castlecomer Garda Station on 056 444 0650.