Man Attacked In Alleged Targeted Midnight Assault In His Own Home

A man has been treated in hospital after being attacked by a group of men who forced their way into his home in Sydney's west.

The assault in Offerton Way, Cranebrook, took place around 12.40am on Wednesday in what police believe was a targeted assault.

The 36-year-old resident suffered a broken hand and a laceration to his back and was treated at the scene before being taken to Nepean Hospital for further treatment. Police say his injuries are not considered life-threatening.