Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after something of a crime spree took place in Ballylinan on Tuesday night.
In total, seven cars and one house were broken into in the village from midnight on April the 25.
Vehicles in Rahin Towers, Gracefield Manor and the Village Estate were robbed during the crime spree.
During the attempted raid of a house in the area, the assailants were disturbed by a house owner at around 2am.
Two males and one female were seen driving away in a Ford Focus at the time and Gardaí are looking to speak to these three.
Anyone with any information on any of these crimes is asked to contact Portlaoise Garda Station at 057 86 74100.