Man stabbed in the neck during violent home invasion

A man has been stabbed in the neck during a violent home invasion in Sydney’s South-West today.

Police say that at about 1.15pm, emergency services were called to a home at Canley Heights.

It’s alleged two men assaulted a 49-year-old male occupant after he answered the door.


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The man managed to escape his attackers and ran into a neighbours home while the two males fled the scene in a white van.

The injured man was taken to hospital in a stable condition.

Police say initial investigations suggest the incident may be targeted.