An early morning assault had a large police present in the Flats.

Medicine Hat Police were called out around 7:00 AM Monday morning to the 900 block of 2 Street SE.

A male victim was bear sprayed inside his home by one man while another showed a weapon before they left the scene.

A police dog attempted to track the suspects but was unsuccessful.

Investigators believe this was an isolated incident and this victim was specifically targeted .

The Major Crimes section is continuing the investigation.