A man was struck with a metal pole during a home invasion in
South Australia during the early hours of Christmas morning.
Police were called to the house at Whyalla Norrie, southwest
of Port Augusta, about 2.30am after two men had reportedly
forced their way inside.
One resident was assaulted and struck with a metal pole
during the break-in, police allege.
The man suffered a cut to the back of his head and was taken
A 34-year-old Whyalla Norrie man has been arrested and is
Investigations are continuing in relation to the alleged
The suspects and the victim all knew each other, police said.