A man was beaten by three masked raiders at his home in Mansfield on Friday 28th February, police have revealed.
The 58-year-old man was set upon at his home in Bancroft Lane at around 9pm.
The raiders demanded to know where his money was and searched the house and took a set of keys before fleeing.
Police believe the offenders were mistaken and meant to target a different address. The victim suffered bruising to the body and face.
Anyone with information about the incident should call Nottinghamshire Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.