Hamilton police are investigating a violent robbery at a home in Stoney Creek.
It happened at midnight this morning in the area of First Street North and Avalon Avenue.
Police say three suspects forced their way into the home, assaulted one of the homeowners with a metal bar, and stole a safe containing an undisclosed amount of cash.
The victim was taken to hospital with minor injuries in what detectives are calling a targeted attack.
The Canine Unit searched the area but was unable to find any of the suspects.
The men had their faces covered and were wearing gloves.