Woman injured during home invasion - Leichhardt
Wednesday, 18 August 2021 01:11:28 AM
An investigation is underway after a woman was injured during a home invasion in Sydney’s Inner West overnight.
About 10.10pm (Tuesday 17 August 2021), emergency services were called to a unit on Derbyshire Street, Leichhardt, following reports a woman had been assaulted.
Officers attached to Leichhardt Police Area Command attended a short time later and found a 35-year-old woman with facial cuts and bruising.
She was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics at the scene; however the woman refused to go to hospital.
A crime scene was established and an investigation commenced into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Inquiries are continuing.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.