NSW man wanted over brutal attack on business owner
POLICE have released images of a NSW man wanted over an unsolved attack on an elderly business owner who was tied to a chair, beaten and robbed.
A 76-year-old man was sitting in his Toongabbie home in October last year when three masked men burst into the room, punched him to the floor and demanded money.
The man was then tied up and dragged to his bedroom where was bound to the chair and repeatedly assaulted.
A beanie was pulled over his eyes and the attackers continued to threaten him until they gained keys to his nearby shop and stole a sum of cash.
The man eventually managed to free himself from the chair and called for help.
Almost 12 months later police believe CCTV footage may help them catch the culprits.
They have released a picture and a comfit of a heavily tattooed man they would like to speak to.
He is described as being of Mediterranean / Middle Eastern appearance, aged between 45-50, about 175cm tall with a solid build, tanned complexion, brown eyes, brown and grey hair with a receding hair line.
Anyone with information can phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.