Home invasion livestreamed

THE attack of a man in Villawood last Saturday night was captured live for all to see on social media.

Police were called to the Koonoona Avenue home about 11.30pm following reports of a home invasion.
The occupant of the granny flat, who was livestreaming on a social media platform at the time, answered a knock at the door and was punched in the face, knocking him to the ground unconscious.
Two men wearing balaclavas entered the home and threatened the female occupant with a firearm, before stealing clothing and fleeing.
A 33-year-old man was treated for a laceration to his head and taken to hospital in a stable condition
Detectives have commenced an investigation into the incident and as inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.