The Grey's Anatomy star, 40, turned up at a French police station in the early hours of Wednesday (07Sep16), with bruising on her face, according to local website

Sources claim George told cops she had been assaulted by her partner of four years, French businessman Jean-David Blanc, the father of her two children, and, after complaining of feeling unwell, she was taken to the Cochin hospital for medical treatment.

A Paris police spokesperson has since confirmed the actress' hospitalisation to, but Blanc, 48, is not believed to have been arrested or charged over the incident.

Representatives for George have yet to comment on the matter.

The couple began dating in 2012 and welcomed son, Raphael, in 2014. George's second child with Blanc, a boy named Solal, was born in November (15).

At the time of Solal's birth, George gushed about her man in a sweet message online, writing, "Thank you to my love, Jean-David, for giving me the best gift in my life. I love you."

George was previously married to Chilean director Claudio Dabed, but they split in 2011 after 11 years of marriage. Their divorce was finalised in 2012.