"Police investigating serious assault"
Hawkes Bay Police are investigating the serious assault of a 22-year-old woman which occurred overnight.
Police were advised after the woman was taken to Hawkes Bay Hospital in the early hours of this morning.
A scene examination is underway at an address in Hastings where the assault was believed to have occurred.
A number of people are assisting Police with their enquiries.
No further information is available at this time.