ESCOBARES, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A man is in critical condition after being stabbed by a woman in Roma, authorities said.

Lizette Carmona (Starr County Jail)

On Tuesday afternoon, deputies with the Starr County Sheriff’s Office responded to Anacua Street in Roma regarding an aggravated assault.

Upon arrival, deputies made contact with a 27-year-old man who was laying on the ground, bleeding from the chest with two stab wounds.

According to the authorities, the stab wounds were caused by a woman who was at the scene, later identified as 27-year-old Lizette Carmona.

The man was transported to a hospital in McAllen where he is reported to be in critical condition.

Carmona was treated for injuries and later released from the hospital. She was booked into the Starr County Jail on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a first degree felony.

The case remains under investigation and those with information are asked to contact the Starr County Sheriff’s Office.