Police have released a shocking image of the injuries sustained by a 55-year-old man attacked at his Wimbledon home during a violent burglary on Monday night.
The man was brutally beaten during an aggravated burglary in Kings Road, close to the junction with The Broadway at about 10pm.
Violent burglary in Wimbledon leaves 55-year-old man in hospital with 'life-changing' injuries.
He remains at a south London hospital where he is undergoing eye surgery.
CCTV images released by police today show a third suspect running from The Broadway towards the New Wimbledon Theatre.
It is understood a 50-year-old woman and two other residents who were at home during the attack were not seriously injured.
Police arrested two men in their late twenties at the scene but a third suspect remains on the loose.
Crime scene: £2m Kings Road home targeted by burglars
Neighbours expressed their shock yesterday evening and said nothing like it had happened in the street before.
A concerned man who lives opposite the address said he is taking extra security precautions following the incident.
Residents of the semi-detached house where the burglary took place were not at home last night and shocked neighbours remained tight-lipped about what had happened.
Did you see anything on Monday night?
Anyone with information is urged to call the incident room on 020 8649 3159; Or if you with to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111