Port Stephens police arrested and charged a man on outstanding warrants for serious domestic violence-related and firearms offences in Raymond Terrace on Sunday.
About 5.30am on March 7, officers were called to Truscott Street in Raymond Terrace following reports that a man was attempting to gain access to a home.
Following inquiries, the officers established that the 29-year-old man was wanted on four outstanding arrest warrants for offences relating to domestic violence and firearms offences, and a revocation of parole.
Police said that by the time officers arrived at the scene, the man had gained access to the home.
A 26-year-old woman, who is the occupant of the property and known to the man, was inside the home at the time.