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Man assaulted in violent home invasion in Vaughan

File photo of a York police cruiser at a crime scene.
File photo of a York police cruiser at a crime scene. Jeremy Cohn/Global News

Police are on the hunt for two suspects following a violent home invasion in Vaughan, Ont. Wednesday morning.

York Regional Police say they received a call just after 9 a.m. ET. of two men forcing their way into a home on Via Avellino Road.

It is alleged the suspects, wearing masks, demanded cash and assaulted a man inside.

Police say the men fled the scene in a blue BMW traveling west on Pine Valley Drive.

The male victim was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 6630 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips.

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