Killarney Heights home invasion: Two people assaulted with police charging the offenders

ASSAULTED: A violent home invasion in Killarney Heights has left two people injured. Picture: File
ASSAULTED: A violent home invasion in Killarney Heights has left two people injured. Picture: File

TWO people have been assaulted during a violent home invasion overnight in Killarney Heights

About 10.30pm on Wednesday, police were called to a home on Drumcliff Avenue following reports of a home invasion.

"Police will allege two men forced entry to the home, before assaulting a 53-year-old male occupant," a NSW Police spokesperson said.

"A second occupant, a 43-year-old woman, attempted to intervene and was also allegedly punched in the head."

Neighbours were alerted and restrained a 57-year-old man until police arrived on scene.

Officers arrested the man, along with a 67-year-old man.

They were taken to Manly Police Station and charged with aggravated break and enter with intent inflict actual bodily harm.

The 57-year-old man was refused bail and appeared at Manly Local Court on Thursday.

The 67-year-old man was granted conditional bail to appear at Manly Local Court on Wednesday, March 17.

Two children were home at the time of the incident, which is being treated as targeted, however, they were not injured.

MAP: The location of Drumcliff Avenue, Killarney Heights

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