An investigation is underway after a man was attacked in his home in the Midlands.
A number of intruders broke into the Farmhouse in Birr County Offaly at around 2am last night.
They proceeded to attack the man before escaping with a sum of cash.
The man – aged in his 50s – managed to escape to a neighbour’s house where he raised the alarm.
He was brought to Tullamore Hospital where his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Gardaí are investigating and no arrests have been made.
Anyone with information is asked to contact gardaí.