Police charge man over Barragup home invasion

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POLICE have charged a man over an alleged home invasion in Barragup in which three people were injured.

Police allege a group of people forced entry into the home about 10.15pm on Saturday, assaulting the three occupants who were all taken to Royal Perth Hospital by ambulance.

An 18-year-old Maddington man was taken into custody at a residence in Rockingham yesterday afternoon.

He has been charged with aggravated home burglary and commit, two counts of intent to do grievous bodily harm, aggravated assault causing bodily harm, possessing a prohibited drug and possessing drug paraphernalia.

He was refused bail and is due to appear in the Perth Magistrates Court today, Tuesday 29 January 2019.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crimes Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.