Police are investigating after intruders smashed the door of a Pomfret, Connecticut, home to get inside and attacked a resident with a metal bar.
Police responded to 18 Woods Hill Road just before 7:30 p.m. on Saturday when they received a 911 call reporting a home invasion.
A resident told investigators that a large glass section of his back door was smashed and three masked men in dark clothing broke in.
One of the men had a metal bar and hit the victim in the head with it, the resident told police, then the men ran from the house.
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The victim was hurt, but did not sustain life-threatening injuries, police said, and was released from Day Kimball Hospital.
Police are continuing to investigate and ask anyone with information to call Connecticut State Police at 860-779-4900.