VAUGHAN, Ont. – A man was taken to hospital following a violent home invasion in Vaughan early Tuesday morning.

York region police said four masked men armed with guns confronted the man around 4:30 a.m. in the Kleinburg home on Treelawn Boulevard, near Islington Avenue and Teston  Road.

A woman was inside the home at the time.

The man was assaulted and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A canine unit was brought in to assist with the search for four suspects.