FREEPORT - A Freeport woman was rushed into emergency surgery after police say her boyfriend tried to kill her.

Authorities say Rolando Dubon stabbed the 34-year-old victim with a steak knife.

Police say the woman left Dubon's home, hopped in a cab and realized she was badly hurt when she arrived at her mother's home.

Doctors had to operate to repair a punctured colon and diaphragm.