Police are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted in Bolwarra Heights this morning.
Just after 6am today (Thursday 31 March 2016), a 63-year-old woman was assaulted in a home at Margot Close, Bolwarra Heights, near Maitland.
Police have been told a 63-year-old man known to the woman, went to the home and allegedly assaulted her as she got out of a car in the driveway, causing her to fall to the ground.
The man left the address and police were contacted.
Officers from Central Hunter Local Area Command attended and commenced inquiries.
The woman was treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics at the scene. She was taken to Maitland Hospital for treatment. She remains there in a stable condition.
Police would like to speak to the 63-year-old man who may be able to assist them with their investigation.
It is believed the man may be travelling in 2003 Ford Courier table top utility NSW registration YNB213 with a blue and white logo.