Man injured in violent home invasion in Bourkelands on New Year's Day

A MAN was attacked in a violent Wagga home invasion just 15 minutes after he and his wife rang in the new year.

Police say two males armed with a wooden object broke into the home in Berembee Road, Bourkelands at 12.15am on New Year’s Day.

“The husband was assaulted and the offenders got away with a large quantity of money,” Inspector Robert Vergano said.

A description of the offenders is not available, but police are urging residents to be wary of thieves and keep their properties secure.


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