A woman was taken to hospital after a home invasion at Mayfield West this morning.
Newcastle City Police District officers were called to a unit complex on Maitland Road at about 9am following reports of a home invasion.
NSW Ambulance Paramedics treated a female occupant at the scene before she was taken to the Calvary Mater Hospital for further treatment.
Police set up a crime scene and an investigation is underway.
Police said at this time, there is not further information available.