A MAN was assaulted during a home invasion in Port Macquarie this morning.
About 3.30am, the 19-year-old man was sitting in the loungeroom of his Lake Road home when he was confronted by three men.
The men forced their way through a glass sliding door at the back of the house and assaulted the man, knocking him unconcious.
Police from Port Macquarie Local Area Command are investigating the incident and are trying to establish a motive.
Investigators believe it is possible the man was followed home from a nearby nightclub.
Two of the men are described as Caucasian, aged between 25 and 30 with short blond hair.
One was wearing a white t-shirt and black jeans.
The second man was wearing a light blue shirt and black jeans.
The third man has a dark complexion and was wearing a black t-shirt and black jeans.
Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page www1.police.nsw.gov.au
Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence.