Man injured in home invasion at Doonside

A man has sustained a head injury during a home invasion in Sydney’s West this morning.

About 3am today (Monday 25 November 2019), three men attended a home on Kildare Road, Doonside.

One of the three, armed with a hammer tacker, forced entry into the home.

The offender struck a 39-year-old male occupant in the head.

The offender left via the front door as another entered through the window and stole a safe containing jewellery and other items.

Officers from the Blacktown Police Area Command arrived on scene shortly after, establishing a crime scene.

The injured man was conveyed to Blacktown Hospital via ambulance, five other adult occupants were uninjured.

Inquiries continue.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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