Man injured during home invasion – Castle Hill

An investigation is underway after a man was injured during a home invasion this morning.

About 8.45am today (Thursday 27 January 2022), emergency services were called to a home on Gilham Street, Castle Hill, following reports of a home invasion.

Officers attached to The Hills Police Area Command attended and located the occupant – a 55-year-old man – suffering a wound to his chest and is currently undergoing surgery for his injuries.

He was treated on scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken by Ambulance to Westmead Hospital, with non-life-threatening injuries.

A crime scene has been established and an investigation launched into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Inquiries are continuing.

Anyone with information about or footage of this incident is urged to contact Castle Hill Police Station on 02) 9680 5399 or Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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