Man hospitalised after breaking into home

The man's entry point. Photo: Facebook/Ballajura Community Crime Watch
The man's entry point. Photo: Facebook/Ballajura Community Crime Watch

A MAN has been hospitalised after breaking into a Ballajura home last night while the occupants were inside.

About 8pm police were called to reports of a man on the roof of the Illawarra Crescent South home.

He entered the home through the roof and ceiling.

The man, aged in his 40s, then barricaded himself inside the home.

Police were able to take him into custody and he was taken to hospital for assessment.

The home’s occupants were not injured.

Police are continuing to investigate the matter.