A MAN has been bashed over the head with a baton in a violent home invasion on the Gold Coast.
An intruder allegedly burst into the man’s Friesan Court home at Tallebudgera around 5pm on Friday.
Police said the intruder approached the home owner and demanded he hand over money.
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A struggle broke out, during which the intruder allegedly bashed the home owner over the head with a baton.
The intruder then fled the scene without taking any property.
The victim was taken to Robina Hospital for treatment to head injuries.
Investigations into the incident are continuing.
Anyone with information that could assist police with their investigation is urged to come forward and call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.