A woman has escaped serious injury following a terrifying home invasion in Weston.
Three men with their faces covered forced their way into a home on Fourth Street at around 10.30pm last night before assaulting a man and woman inside.
It's alleged thieves - who were armed with a shotgun and machete - took off with cash before firing a shotgun blast through the front door of the home.
The shot narrowly missed the 52-year-old woman inside.
A 69-year-old man has received treatment for cuts and bruises to his face, while the woman also received treatment for facial injuries.
The trio escaped in a silver or dark-coloured hatchback.
It's believed it was a targeted attack.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.