An elderly woman is in the hospital following a home invasion robbery early this morning.  

Omaha police say 78-year-old Janet Jordan heard a noise at the front door of her home near 20th and Hascall around 12:30 a.m. 

As she went to open the door the suspect kicked it open.  The woman was knocked down and struck in the head. 

The woman was taken to the hospital in serious condition.