Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary of a house in the Kilcolman area of Ballaghaderreen on Saturday night last.
A young male, who had his face concealed, was disturbed in the hallway of the property by the homeowners at approximately 8.35 p.m..
The young man, who was wearing dark clothing, was described as being about 18-25 years old, about 6ft in height and of thin build.
He left the property via the rear of the house when disturbed.
Nothing was taken in the incident.
Gardaí are asking anyone who may have noticed anything suspicious in the area at the time to contact them.