Couple in their 50s bashed with hammer in horror home invasion

THREE intruders have broken into a house in Sydney’s Inner West and attacked a couple aged in their 50s with a hammer.

The trio forced their way inside the couple’s Victoria Street home in Dulwich Hill around 4.50pm on Friday.

The intruders allegedly bashed the couple over the head with a hammer before fleeing the scene.


Paramedics treated the man and woman, aged in their 50s, for severe head injuries at the scene.

They were rushed by ambulance to hospital in a serious condition.

Police attended the scene and established a crime scene which was examined by forensic officers overnight.

The three intruders remain at large. Anyone who has information about the incident is urged to contact Marrickville Detectives or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.