Two people are in custody following an early morning assault in the city.

Medicine Hat Police say two suspects forced their way into an apartment on Carswell Road SE at about 3:30 this morning.

One of the suspects produced a knife, made threats toward the residents in the apartment and demanded money.

Police report the victims suffered some minor injuries in the incident.

Investigators believed that the residence and the individuals inside were specifically targeted, and and don’t think there is a public safety risk.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Medicine Hat Police or Crime Stoppers.