Man Bashed While He Slept Near Maitland

Police are hunting his attacker..

A man's been bashed with a piece of timber during a break in at Woodberry.

An intruder entered his home in Segenhoe Street at around 4am Thursday morning, attacking the 25 year old while he slept.

The victim was treated by paramedics at the scene, and didn't need to be hospitalised.

Police are searching for his attacker, who fled.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.