Two men injured during aggravated break-in near Quirindi

Officers from Oxley police district are investigating after two men were injured during an aggravated break-in at a property in the state’s northeast Yesterday..

About 10pm, a group of 10 people, with their faces concealed, attended a property on Lowes Creek Road at Quipolly, and assaulted a 25-year-old man and assaulted the second man, 49, before ransacking the premises and fleeing in a utility. The older man was taken to Quirindi Hospital for treatment to significant facial injuries and was later transferred to John Hunter Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

A crime scene was established and police are urging anyone with information, including anyone with CCTV or dashcam footage from the area at the time of the incident, to contact Quirindi Police Station or Crime Stoppers.