Gardaí are appealing for information after a home was burgled in a quiet neighbourhood in Letterkenny.
The incident took place at Ashlawn, Ballyraine, while the residents were away last week between Tuesday and Friday afternoon.
The back door of the house was forced open and entry was gained.
However, garda cannot verify as of yet what or if anything was stolen from the property.
The burglary took place in an area of Letterkenny where neighbours are often vigilant and there is very little crime, according to Gardaí.
The authorities are now appealing to the public to assist with the investigation.
If anyone saw anything in that area between Tuesday 14th January and 1pm Friday 17th January that arose suspicion they are asked to call Letterkenny Garda Station on 074-9167100.