Violent burglary at New Farm, QLD

Police are investigating a violent burglary incident that occurred at New Farm yesterday evening, Queensland Police say.

At about 8.40pm, a group of approximately four to six men armed with a firearm and a knife entered a residence on Bowen Terrace and threatened the male occupant.

The men punched and kicked the male occupant knocking him to the ground however fled the scene shortly after when a passer-by came to his assistance.

The male occupant received minor cuts and abrasions as a result of the assault.

No property was taken.

Investigations are continuing.

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