Police investigate home invasion in Merrylands

Police are investigating a home invasion and assault in Merrylands overnight.

About 11.20pm (Tuesday 15 January 2019), police have been told three people forced entry to a house on Warwick Road, Merrylands.

The two male occupants were threatened, and one was assaulted, before the trio fled the scene on foot.

A 30-year-old man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

Officers from Cumberland Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

Police are treating this as a targeted attack.

Investigations 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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