Actress Melissa George arrived at a French police station at 3am on Wednesday morning with bruises on her face after she was allegedly struck by her partner of four years, Jean-David Blanc.
According to local news site Pure People, the 40-year-old star also complained of feeling faint and dizzy.
Melissa was then taken to Cochin Hospital in Paris, where she lives with the 38-year-old businessman and their two kids Raphaël, two, and Solal, 10 months.
M6info reports, "According to statements by the actress ... she was assaulted by her companion. The police were called last night to intervene in the centre of Paris."
"In shock, Melissa George, had a swelling of the face and complained of pain, nausea and dizziness."
The former Home And Away star met Jean-David at a BAFTAs after party in 2011 and began dating in 2012. She was married to Claudio Dabed for 11 years before the couple announced their divorce in 2011.