A woman was knocked out after she disturbed two people on her Bay of Plenty property early today.
Detective Senior Sergeant Greg Turner said the woman was investigating noises inside her home on a rural property about 1am when she disturbed two offenders. She was assaulted and knocked unconscious.
She was taken to Tauranga Hospital and treated for minor injuries.
There was no description available of the offenders and police would like to speak to anyone who might have information.
Tauranga Police can be contacted on 07 577 4300, or Crime Stoppers 0800 555111.