Man Bashed During Home Invasion In Western Sydney Overnight
A man has been taken to hospital with head injuries after a home invasion in Sydney's west overnight.
Two men forced their way into the property on Stephen Street, Blacktown, just before 2am on Wednesday, where they threatened the house's four occupants.
It's alleged that the attackers, one of whom was carrying a gun, separated a 39-year-old man and 27-year-old woman from two 16-year-old teenagers, taking the older victims into another room and demanding cash.
According to the 39-year-old, he was then struck across the head with a metal object by one of the intruders before they both fled the scene.
The injured man was taken to hospital with a head laceration, and officers have launched an investigation into the attack.
Anyone with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.